BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - A Biloxi man was arrested Thursday evening and charged with Capital Murder. Ryan Jacob Cates, 33, is accused of killing his wife Laura Turner Cates, 29, on May 23.
That Sunday, police were called to the Sherwood Village Trailer Park on Popp's Ferry Road to investigate an aggravated assault. When officers arrived, they found Laura Cates injured and unconscious. She was taken to Biloxi Regional where she later died from her injuries.
Ryan Cates is being held with no bond.