3rd suspect in Bogue Chitto River murder investigation arrested

Exzavion Trevon Reed (Photo: Pike County Sheriff's Office)

PIKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — One of the men officials were looking after a man’s body was found in the Bogue Chitto River has been arrested.

Chief of Investigations Greg Martin said Exxavion Trevon Reed was arrested in Covington, Louisiana in St. Tammany Parish.

U.S. Marshals out of New Orleans helped make the arrest.

Police are still looking for 26-year-old Jeremy Douglas McElvin.

Jeremy Douglas Mcelvin (Photo: Pike County Sheriff's Office)
Jeremy Douglas Mcelvin (Photo: Pike County Sheriff’s Office)

Cort Gatlin was found dead in the Bogue Chitto River on September 1. He was shot three times.

Two others have already been arrested in this case. 25-year-old Anthony Dauden and 26-year-old Bridget Dillon were charged with murder and conspiracy.

Cort Gatlin (Photo courtesy of Gatlin's family)
Cort Gatlin (Photo courtesy of Gatlin’s family)

 

 

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