Bond set at $100K for Vicksburg murder suspect

Quintessa Shelton (Photo: Vicksburg Police)

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) – The suspect accused of a Vicksburg murder appeared in court Wednesday.

A judge set Quintessa Shelton’s bond at $100,000 during her arraignment.

She is charged with the murder of 19-year-old Benjamin Brooks, Jr.

Benjamin Brooks, Jr. (Photo courtesy of victim’s friends)

Vicksburg Police responded to the deadly shooting Saturday night. It happened in the 200 block of Starlight Drive around 10 p.m.

We’re told authorities found a handgun near Brooks’ body.


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