Double Homicide In Paragould

July 9, 2006--Posted at 6:30 PM CDT 

Two people are dead following an apparent shooting in Paragould.  According to the Paragould Police Department, 35 year-old James Livesay and 60 year-old Edith Fancher were found shot to death early Sunday morning.  Their bodies were found at a home at 608 N. Pruett Street in Paragould.

Police do have one man in custody.  Billy J. Smith, 33, of Paragould is in jail charged with the crimes.

K8 News has a crew in Paragould and will have more tonight on K8 News Nightbeat at Ten.