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.

Jermicheal Maxis 29 of Terrell is in custody, charged with murder. (photo credit: Terrell Police Dept.)

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.

“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.

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.