Murder Suspect in Custody

4-6-05 – State investigators say all three suspects in the March 25th murder of a Hugo man are in custody. Gary Dean Coleman turned himself over to authorities in Hugo Wednesday morning.

He is charged with first degree murder for the death of Charles Bennett.

Bennett was shot on the front porch of a home in the 700 block of West Sterrett Street.

Two other suspects have also been arrested and charged with the crime. Coleman’s 17-year-old brother, Gary Fullbright turned himself in last Saturday evening and 21-year-old Warren Coleman was arrested shortly after the shooting.