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Suspects in Greene County murder appear in court

GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Two of the three people suspected in the murder of Norman Beasley appeared in court Monday morning.

Christopher Hitchcock and Jacqueline Tomlinson appeared in a Greene County court, and had their date pushed back to December 21st. A third suspect, Earl Long, was not in court, but will be on the same date as the other two.

Christopher Hitchcock and Jacqueline Tomlinson are charged with capital murder and aggravated robbery. Police have also charged Earl Long with accomplice to capital murder and aggravated robbery.

 Police 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, December 21st.

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