Meridian Star

January 24, 2013

Man accused in shooting death held without bond


Associated Press

PASCAGOULA, Miss. — A Pascagoula man accused in the shooting death of one of two brothers shot Sunday is being held without bond pending a Jan. 30 preliminary hearing.

The Sun Herald reports Judge Michael Fondren denied bond for Adrian Orville Moore accused in the death of 51-year-old Hardy Parker Jr. The hearing was held Tuesday.

Witnesses told police that Moore shot Parker and his brother 46-year-old Alfred Durden Jr. The younger brother is in stable condition at Singing River Hospital.

A motive for the shooting remains under investigation.