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Names of two men killed released by police

Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT) Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT)
Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT) Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT)
Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT) Scene of double homicide investigation in Jonesboro (Source: KAIT)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

10:30 a.m. update: Jonesboro police released the names of the men killed in a double murder Wednesday night.

Police say Kenny Coleman, 57 and Charles Jones, 52, were found dead in the home on Miller Street.

Police believe the men were shot to death. Both bodies have been sent to Little Rock for an autopsy.


Jonesboro police are investigating the murder of two men after finding them dead inside a home Wednesday night.

JPD Public Information Specialist Paul Holmes states officers were called to a house in the 200-block of Miller St. around 8:30 p.m. by a relative of one of the men after they discovered the bodies.

Officers found two men dead inside the residence.

Holmes states there were "obvious signs of foul play."

Holmes also says the two men were acquaintances, but the identities of the men were not immediately released.

No suspects are in custody at this time, according to Holmes.

Right now police are trying to find out the motive for the murders.

Anyone with information on the case can call Jonesboro Crimestoppers at (870) 935-STOP(7867) or the Criminal Investigation Division at (870) 935-6710. 

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