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Three people charged in the death of a Greene County man

Christopher Hitchcock     Provided by Arkansas State Police Christopher Hitchcock Provided by Arkansas State Police
Earl Long      Provided by Arkansas State Police Earl Long Provided by Arkansas State Police
Jacqueline Tomlinson     Provided by Arkansas State Police Jacqueline Tomlinson Provided by Arkansas State Police

GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Three people are in jail charged with murder and aggravated robbery in Greene County.

According to the Greene County Sheriff's Department Harvey "Norman" Beasley was killed by blunt force trauma during the robbery of his home.

Police have charged 20-year-old Christopher Hitchcock with capital murder and aggravated robbery. Police have also charged with Jacqueline Tomlinson and Earl Long with accomplices to capital murder and aggravated robbery.

Police are just now releasing details and say the 3 suspects robbed Beasley at his home at 283 Greene Road 792 on Tuesday October 13th. Beasley was found unconscious in the home, and transported to a local hospital where he died 2 days later. Police say the 3 were employees of Beasley's.

All 3 suspects are being held in the Greene County Detention Center without bond, and are due in court on Monday.

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