Hitchhiking murder suspects headed back to Mississippi

By WLOX Staff

HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The two suspects in a Harrison County murder could be back in Mississippi as soon as next week.

Bethany Goodenough, 20, and David Obermiller, 21, are both charged with the capital murder of Thomas Corbin, 51. Corbin was found dead May 3rd at the Crystal Inn and Suites on Canal Road off I-10.

Investigators believe the two were hitchhiking through Mississippi, and met Corbin when he gave them a ride.

Goodenough and Obermiller were picked up in Austin, Texas last week and have waived extradition.

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