Crittenden County Authorities Investigating Murder in Turrell

JUNE 24, 2005 - Posted at 11:26 a.m. CDT, updated at 2:06 p.m.

TURRELL, AR - A 26-year-old Turrell man faces charges of first degree murder and possession of a stolen firearm as the result of a shooting death last night in Turrell.

According to the Crittenden County Sheriff's Department, Flando Cortez Selvy is charged in the death of 28-year-old Kevin Hill of West Memphis.  Authorities say the shooting occured at Selvy's home at 127 Catalina Street in Turrell.  Authorities also say they believed the two men may have been friends, who got into an argument.

Selvy appeared this afternoon in West Memphis District Court before Judge Brian Donaldson, who set bond totaling $500,000 for the suspect.