Man allegedly shoots, kills girlfriend in Leake County

Jason Houston (Photo: Leake County Sheriff's Office)
Jason Houston (Photo: Leake County Sheriff's Office)

LEAKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A 36-year-old man is arrested in Leake County for allegedly killing his girlfriend.

Police said Jason Houston allegedly shot and killed 30-year-old Beth Wooten Moore.

Police went to a home on Highway 429 in Carthage on Friday night. They the coroner pronounced Moore dead at the scene.

Houston is facing a murder charge. A judge denied his bond.

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