Arrest Made in Freeport Double Murder

Stabbing Generic_1469403812096.jpg

An arrest has been made in the murder of a couple in their Freeport home.

The Freeport Police Department was alerted to the crime by Logan County Sheriff’s Deputies after a traffic stop of 33-year-old Mitchell Davis, who was reportedly driving the vehicle he was in without permission.

They responded to the 100 block of Park Crest Drive where they found 66-year-old Patrick Davis and his wife 59-year-old Carlotta Davis stabbed to death.

Mitchell is being held in the Logan County Jail on two counts of 1st Degree Murder, and his bond has been set at $750,000.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Made in the Stateline

More Made in the Stateline

Education Matters

More Education Matters

Behind the Badge

More Behind the Badge

Stateline Strong

More Stateline Strong

Trending Stories