73-Year-Old Stabbed To Death Over Motorcycle, Suspect Now Face Capital Murder Charge: Report

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Source: Jackson police; MEGA

Aug. 23 2022, Published 11:13 a.m. ET

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A 73-year-old man was stabbed to death for a motorcycle, and now police said they arrested a suspect in connection to the attack.

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Police in Jackson, Mississippi, recently stated they arrested 33-year-old Corey Lepard, according to WJTV. He was arrested in connection to the murder of 73-year-old Herbert McComb.

The victim was killed on May 26 after being stabbed in the head, according to the report. Neighbors reported that a green Kawasaki motorcycle was missing from the victim’s garage, according to the report.

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Then on Aug. 19, police arrested Lepard on warrants for aggravated assault and arson.


Police learned about a stolen Kawasaki on McClure Road that was recovered on Aug. 20, according to WJTV.

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A detective was told Lepard delivered the bike to a garage for repair work and said he killed a man for the vehicle, according to WJTV.

Lepard was charged with capital murder and denied bond, according to the report. Another arrest is expected in the case.


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