63-year-old man killed Friday afternoon

Police arrested a 76-year-old woman for her alleged role in the murder of Walter Mack Clark.

According to a police spokesperson, on Friday around 1 p.m. police responded to a call on 700 block of 21st St., where they found Clark, 63, suffering from trauma.

Clark was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. Clark’s cause of death was ruled blunt force trauma to the body.

Later that day, police arrested and charged Thomasine Bennett for her alleged involvement in Clark’s murder.

Bennett is currently being held without bond as she faces first-degree murder while armed charges.

Bennett is expected in court Feb. 28 for a preliminary hearing.


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