Priest murdered on retreat in Mississippi
WAVELAND, Ms (FOX44) – A Louisiana priest is murdered while on a retreat in Waveland, Mississippi.
Father Edward E. Everitt was found dead Monday, July 11th shot once in the head.
Jeremy Wayne Manieri is charged with killing him.
Detectives say Manieri is a convicted sex offender who worked as a maintenance man at the facility.
A mass to remember Everitt was held at the Holy Ghost Church in Hammond on July 12th where Everitt used to preach.