Developing: Man arrested in connection with a homicide in Bismarck

Apr 15, 2016

Bismarck police have arrested a 33 year old Bismarck man in connection with a suspicious death at a south Bismarck business.

Morris Jerome Brickle Hicks was arrested early this morning. The body of 40 year old Misty Coffelt was found outside Runnings on south Washington Street yesterday morning. Police determined her death was not of natural causes.

An autopsy is being conducted later today. Police haven’t released any further information, only saying the case is still being investigated.