Malden Police Make Arrest In Murder Investigation

August 24, 2004-- Posted at 10:45 p.m. CDT

MALDEN, MISSOURI-- A Missouri man is in jail tonight for a murder we first told you about last week. Malden, Missouri, police say Charles Wayne Townsend was arrested Tuesday for allegedly killing Jimmy Williams on Friday, August, 20, 2004. Williams was found dead in the street at the intersection of Kimball and Peck streets. He had been shot in the head. Police did not give a motive for the murder and say Townsend is being held in the Dunklin County Jail without bond.