2 Charged In Henry County Homicide

Posted at 9:09 AM, Sep 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-26 10:13:49-04

Two men have been arrested in connection with a homicide in Henry County.

The incident happened on September 23 at a mini mart in Puryear, located about 10 miles north of Paris.  

Officials said 29-year-old Phillip Nelson and 30-year-old Ralph Vulpitta have been charged in the case.

Nelson was charged with first-degree murder and held on a $500,000 bond. Vulpitta was charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and held on a $400,000 bond.

A court appearance was set for Tuesday.