By Walter Geiger
A man who allegedly shot and killed another while both were under the influence of hallucinogenic drugs was denied bond at a pre-trial hearing in Lamar County magistrate court Aug. 19.
A polite, remorseful Joshua James Cox, 24, appeared before chief magistrate Karen Jackson at a bond hearing although state statute precludes her from setting bond in a murder case. He is charged with felony murder and possession of a firearm during commission of a felony.
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