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Double Murder Suspect Indicted in Hancock Co.

The man charged with killing a Hancock County couple was indicted Wednesday, says District Attorney Fredric Bright.

Brandon Charleston, 20, faces seven counts, including two a piece for the murders of 34-year-old Darryl Scott and 31-year-old Dedria DeShay Green in their home at 141 Tommie Lane. 

Scott was shot with two different weapons--a pistol and a shotgun--according to the indictment. 

Bright says Charleston has also been charged with aggravated assault for a firing a pistol at Green's son, who then hid out in the bathtub at the house.

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According to the indictment, Charleston has also been charged with burglary for breaking into the house and armed robbery for stealing Scott's necklace. 


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