Second man arrested and charged in Marion County murder


A second man was arrested and charged for a Marion County murder Wednesday.

Christopher Jones, 23, of Fairmont, is accused of conspiring with Deshawn Glover, 20, of Worthington, to shoot and kill Josephus Coburn on March 14 near a private roadway on Kisner Hill Road, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies said Jones provided Glover with the weapon that was used to shoot and kill Coburn and contrived the story and circumstances that allowed Glover to get Coburn to the planned location where he was murdered.

Jones is charged with first-degree murder.

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