Aberdeen men charged with Lowndes man's death

COLUMBUS — A Lowndes County man was found shot to death at the club he owns on Highway 373 early Saturday morning. And two Aberdeen men are in jail for the crime.

County Coroner Greg Merchant says 50-year-old Clarence Trimble was found dead at the business by family members.

Merchant pronounced Trimble dead at the scene shortly after 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

WCBI-TV reports that 23-year-old Cedrick Whitley and 22-year-old Sylvester Johnson were arrested Saturday morning and charged with capital murder in the death.

The Associated Press

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