Submitted by WIKY News on Fri, 01/24/2014 - 6:16pm
A man who told investigators he was homeless has been charged with the Christmas Eve murder of an Evansville man. 24-year old John Jackson has been charged with murder, felony murder, and robbery in the death of 33-year-old Nicholas Mathew. His body was found in his apartment in the 1100 block of Hatfield Drive. That's near Washington and Vann Avenues. An autopsy showed Mathew died from blood loss caused by multiple stab wounds to the neck. Police say they found Mathews' credit cards on Jackson.