Hopkinsville man faces murder charges in death of his mother - WSMV Channel 4

Hopkinsville man faces murder charges in death of his mother

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Hopkinsville Police have made an arrest in connection with a murder that took place Saturday evening.

Police believe 29-year-old Jamal Mounts killed his mother, Roxie, whose body was found at Mason Point Apartments just after 6 p.m.

When police arrived at the scene, Mounts was assaulting another woman, 69-year-old Marvelyn Spray of Hopkinsville. She was later taken to the hospital.

Roxie Mounts was unresponsive when police arrived, and was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy is scheduled to be performed later.

Right now, charges against Mounts are pending while the case remains under investigation.

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