Man charged in barbershop murder apprehended in Mississippi

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Man charged in barbershop murder apprehended in Mississippi

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Wayne Police say confirm the man charged with shooting and killing a man at a Lake Avenue barbershop was arrested Thursday in Starkville, Mississippi.
US Marshalls apprehended James Dodson, Jr. on a Murder and Criminal Recklessness warrant issued by the Fort Wayne Police Department.

Police believe Dodson killed Michael Lovett Jr on April 9, 2019, at 1718 Lake Ave. Marshalls received information that Dodson was in an apartment in Starkville, Mississippi and proceeded to that location where Dodson was taken into custody without incident. He is currently being held for extradition back to Fort Wayne where he will face charges.