Jackson County, Ala., man arrested in shooting death of his 53-year-old girlfriend

Jackson County, Ala., man arrested in shooting death of his 53-year-old girlfriend

January 25th, 2012 by Staff Report in News

Eddie Chandler

Photo by Contributed Photo/Times Free Press.

A Jackson County man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of his 53-year-old girlfriend in Henagar, Ala.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Sherry Cruthirds Necaise, 53, was shot to death in at 1620 County Road 88 on Monday.

Necaise was from Saucier, Miss., Jackson County officials say.

On Tuesday, sheriff's officials arrested Necaise's boyfriend, Eddie Chandler, 52, in connection with Necaise's slaying.

Chandler had already been arrested Monday on an unrelated gun charge, sheriff's officials said

He remains in custody at the Jackson County Jail. No bond had been set as of Tuesday evening.