Boyfriend charged in Holden woman's death
A Holden man is charged with the murder of his girlfriend in Livingston Parish.
27-year-old Joseph Mixon is accused of shooting 42-year-old Brenda Myers to death. Deputies found Myers' body when they arrived to the house off Florida Blvd. A .38 caliber pistol was also recovered from the scene. The shooting is believed to have stemmed from an ongoing domestic argument.
The Livingston Parish Coroner's Office is in the process of scheduling an autopsy in the coming days for more information. Mixon is charged with second degree murder.