TERRELL (CBSDFW.COM) – The Terrell Police Department has arrested Jermicheal Maxis, 29, and charged him with murder in connection to the shooting deaths of two men found dead a mile apart Saturday evening in Kaufman County.
Kenneth’s White and Markiest Lucky were found dead in the 300 block of W. Cottage Street and the 700 block of Frazier Street around 6 p.m. Saturday.READ MORE: Gov. Greg Abbott Announces Special Session For Texas Legislature Starts July 8
“He was a nice man,” said Kenneth White III, his son. “He used to always sell barbecue plates.”
Police issued a murder warrant for Maxis but he remained at-large until Monday.READ MORE: Grand Jury Declines To Indict 8 Collin County Detention Officers Fired Following Marvin Scott's In-Custody Death
Police said Maxis has a lengthy criminal history in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
His charges range from burglary to assault and battery of a police officer.
It’s unclear at the time how the three men knew each other.MORE NEWS: West Texas Deputies Discover 49 Undocumented Immigrants From Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico Inside RV