First degree murder charges filled in Coffeyville man’s death

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Jackson, David

COFFEYVILLE, Kan. — The Kansas Attorney General has filed first-degree murder charges in a Coffeyville man’s death.

Authorities say 61-year-old David Jackson of Coffeyville shot and killed Melvin Simpson Jr. on May 14 inside Jackson’s apartment.

He remains in Montgomery County Jail on $1 million bond.

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