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Suspect charged in Christmas Eve murder

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John Vernon Jackson Jr., 24, is being charged with the murder of Nicholas Matthew John Vernon Jackson Jr., 24, is being charged with the murder of Nicholas Matthew

An Evansville man has been charged with the Christmas Eve murder of 33-year-old Nicholas Mathew

Evansville Police Department says 24-year-old John Vernon Jackson Jr. has been charged with murder, felony murder, and robbery.

Autopsy results revealed that Mathew died from blood loss caused by multiple stab wounds to the neck.

His body was found in his apartment in the 1100 block of Hatfield Drive on Christmas Eve.

Authorities said they found Mathews' credit cards on Jackson.

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