Download the WREG news and weather apps today

Second Arrest In Murder Of Arkansas Girl

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Courtesy the Blytheville Courier News

Jessica Williams

(Gosnell, AR) A second arrest is made in the brutal death of an 11-year-old Arkansas girl in August 2013.

Freddie Sharp the third, 29, was arrested yesterday for the rape of Jessica Williams.

Williams was reported missing in the town of Gosnell, her body was found in a ditch not far from her home.

Williams was strangled and raped.

Christopher Sowell is already charged with first degree murder in the case.

Sowell admitted to killing Williams and is in jail on $2 million bond.