PIKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A fourth person has been charged in connection with the Bogue Chitto River murder investigation.
Authorities said Clarissa Hughes is charged with hindering prosecution.
Officials said her bond was set at $150,000. We’re told that she is Exxavion Trevon Reed’s girlfriend. Reed was arrested in Louisiana earlier this month in connection with this case.
Cort Gatlin was found dead in the Bogue Chitto River on September 1. He was shot three times.
The two other suspects, 25-year-old Anthony Dauden and 26-year-old Bridget Dillon’s cases will head to a grand jury.
Authorities are still looking for 26-year-old Jeremy Douglas Mcelvin. Anyone with information about his whereabouts, contact the sheriff’s department.