He Was Released From Prison And Living At A Halfway House. Then He Allegedly Decided To Kill His Roommate.

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Source: MEGA; Harrison County Adult Detention Center

Aug. 26 2022, Published 11:11 a.m. ET

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A man who was released from prison months ago is accused of killing his roommate at a halfway house, according to a report.

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This week, police in Gulfport, Mississippi, arrested Christopher Anthony Moore, according to the Biloxi Sun-Herald. He was charged with first-degree murder in connection to the killing of Darrel Parker on Aug. 3.

Police said that Moore attacked Parker during an argument, according to the report.

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Moore was released from prison six months before the alleged attack and the two men were roommates at a halfway house, the Sun-Herald reported.

Moore repeatedly stabbed the victim and then strangled the victim, according to the report. Police found two broken knife blades on the floor by the victim and another in a nearby trashcan.

The suspect was arrested and booked into jail.


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