Man Indicted In Halloween Murder

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A Memphis man at the center of the Halloween homicide was indicted today.
   
Investigators say 40-year-old Xavier Becton shot his girlfriend, Tierra Sims, in the chest on Halloween night.

It happened at The Preserves of Southwind apartments in Southeast Shelby County.

Becton told investigators that his gun went off as they were struggling for it during an argument. He called 9-1-1 and surrendered to police.

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