Gulfport police charge man for Roberts murder

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport police have officially charged 42-year-old John Paul Necaise for the muder of 78-year-old Francis Roberts.

Roberts was reported missing on October 30th and his body was found in the woods near the Jefferson Davis Campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

Necaise is currently being held at the Pearl River County Jail without bond.