Arrest made in Gulfport kitchen murder case - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Arrest made in Gulfport kitchen murder case

Darrell Brooks (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.) Darrell Brooks (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)
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GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport Police have made an arrest in a two-month-old murder case. Darrell Ross Brooks, 31, is in custody charged with murder in the death of David Shivers. He's being held on a $1.5 million bond.

Police tell WLOX after interviewing a number of people, they received enough information to arrest Brooks in the December 7, 2009 shooting death of Shivers.

Police say Shivers, 29, was dating Brooks' estranged wife. Shivers was standing in his kitchen on Halsel Street the night a bullet came through the window and struck him in the head. Authorities say he died instantly.

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