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Murder suspect set to appear in court next week

Tonisha Mitchell (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Tonisha Mitchell (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Ladarius Lee (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Ladarius Lee (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

One of two Jonesboro murder suspects might stand trial next week.

Tonisha Mitchell, Tanisha Mitchell, 21, is set to appear in court Monday.

She and Ladarius Lee are charged in the murder of Nelson McCollough from May 2015.

Lee’s court dates were moved to June 3 and 20.

According to police, McCollough was shot in the head and the chest.  His body was found in the doorway to the home at 1312 West Monroe.

According to the probable cause affidavit, Mitchell was a former girlfriend of McCollough.

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