Trial starts Monday in Beauregard for man accused in 2013 murder


DERIDDER -- The trial of a man accused in the fatal shooting of a Georgia man in DeRidder in March 2013 was slated to begin Monday in 36th Judicial District Court.

Chaddrick Mayes, 35, is facing a charge of second-degree murder in the death of 43-year-old David Palmer III.

Authorities say the shooting happened March 30, 2013, at a home on Tara Drive, off U.S. 190 West. Authorities arrived and found Palmer with a gunshot wound in the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities said Palmer was in town, visiting family when Mayes and Palmer got into an altercation.
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