COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Another suspect related to the Calvin Avenue murder was taken into custody Friday night at the Muscogee County jail.
Police say Richard Stewart,25, was already taken into custody in Harris County for some time following a police chase.
He was charged for murder in connection to the death of 33-year-old Gerald Hightower. Hightower was killed on Wednesday Jan. 7, 2015 a little before 7 p.m.
Stewart will appear in court on Monday March 2 at 9 a.m.