Benton Harbor man charged with murder

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- A Benton Harbor man is locked up, accused of murder.

25-year-old Karl Cotton, Jr. was arraigned on Tuesday afternoon.

He is accused of shooting and killing 30-year-old Jamie Powell last March.

Police believe he drove to her Grand Rapids apartment for a drug deal.

Cotton will be back in court on May 25.

If convicted, he faces life in prison.

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