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Arrest made in Harrison County murder (Updated 5:10 p.m)

Sheriff’s investigators have arrested Corey Jansen Brown, 25, of Pass Christian in connection with the murder of Matthew Dedeaux, 21, also of Pass Christian.

Judge Diane Ladner has ordered Brown held on a $3 million bond.

Sheriff’s officials said they learned Tuesday of a possible shooting around Oak Road and St. Stephens Road. They discovered Dedeaux’s body today around 1:35 p.m. in a wooded area nearby and arrested Brown later this afternoon.

The Sun Herald gives details in Thursday’s editions.