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Two arrests in Carbondale murder investigation

Carbondale Police

Ashley Curtis was found dead May 9th

A Mississippi man faces two murder charges in connection to the death of a woman in Carbondale in May.

Carbondale Police say 42-year old Jamar Boyd of Hollandale, Mississippi was arrested and is currently being held in Mississippi. He faces two counts of first-degree murder in the death of Ashley Curtis, who was reported missing May 3rd and found dead May 9th at a home in Carbondale.

In addition, 49-year old Ludie Hicks of Carbondale has been charged with obstructing justice in the case. She is in custody in Henderson County, Kentucky.

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