HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A 17-year-old from Bolton has been arrested in connection to the death of a Brandon teen.
Hinds County Sheriff Tyree Jones said Darius Jenkins was arrested for the shooting death of 17-year-old James Aaron Rieder, Jr. Jenkins has been charged with murder as an adult.
The shooting happened off of Magnolia Drive in Raymond. Investigators received a call about the shooting around 7:30 a.m. on Monday, October 30. Jones said Rieder was found in a white pickup truck with multiple gunshot wounds.
Jenkins appeared in court on Tuesday, November 21. He was denied bond during his initial hearing.
The sheriff said the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are possible.