Man in custody after double homicide in Terry

(Hinds County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jul. 26, 2021 at 6:58 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 27, 2021 at 7:58 AM CDT
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TERRY, Miss. (WLBT) - Hinds County deputies now have a man in custody surrounding a double homicide investigation involving a mother and son.

According to the Hinds County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a welfare check when they found Sarah Hylander, 83, and David Hylander, 60, with gunshot wounds on Midway Road.

Deputies say Harry Hylander, the grandson of Sarah Hylander, wanted for questioning, is now in custody.

Deputies say they nabbed Hylander at a hotel overnight in Clinton and charges are pending.

HCSO Captain Tyree Jones says Hylander was taken to the hospital for an unrelated situation and will be charged after he’s treated.

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