Police charge man with murder in Derrick Street stabbing investigation

Mario Ledbetter (Photo: JPD)

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — One person has been arrested in connection with the fatal Derrick Street stabbing.

Jackson Police said 38-year-old Mario Ledbetter is charged with murder. A judge set his bond at $100,000 in court on Wednesday.

Jackson Police went to Derrick Street Monday evening to respond to the incident.

Police said 36-year-old Jason Madison had been stabbed multiple times. He died at the scene.

Sgt. Roderick Holmes said Ledbetter has multiple prior felony and misdemeanor arrests.

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