Monday, January 19, 2015

Summers was arrested for drug dealing in 2013

The father of a young Jackson reality tv star killed at a gas station last week was arrested in June 2013 for drug dealing.  Hinds County deputies arrested Christal "Chris" Summers for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm and also for being a felon in possession of a concealed weapon.    WAPT reported on January 15:

The father of a young reality TV star was shot to death Thursday outside a Jackson gas station.
Christal Summers, 34, was shot several times just before 4:30 a.m. at Laxmi on Terry Road at Evergreen Road, police said.

Police said an argument led to the shooting....

Summers is the father of Crystiana Summers, who is a member of the cast of the hit dance show, "Bring It," 16 WAPT News has confirmed.

No arrests have been made in the case. Rest of article and video.
Sources who have seen store security video told JJ that an argument between Summers and his alleged killer ensued at the gas pumps. Both men allegedly went to their vehicles.  Mr. Summers then allegedly retrieved a handgun from his car and walked towards the other vehicle.  Sources emphasize that he was walking to the other vehicle with a gun in his hand. 

Kingfish note: Sounds like someone might have a case of self-defense.


Anonymous said...

I just looked it up, and Dynasty (a nighttime soap opera) first aired in January of 1981. Apparently, the brand-new show so impressed the Summers family, they named their brand-new child after the lovely Crystal Carrington.

I don't know where they got that spelling, and I don't know if they thought Crystal Carrington was a man, or if they were confused as to the gender of their child. But this is a heart-warming and inspiring story, anyway. Aaron Spelling would be so proud.

Maybe they thought that "Christal" is a boy name, while "Crystal" is a girl name? It's a pretty name, nonetheless.

And speaking of pretty... I just LOVE those artfully-arched eyebrows. They really finish off the face, and help pull off "That Sea Bass Look".

Then again, the delicate neck tattoo, and the little 'top knot' haircut say "Cockatoo". However, the neck tat suggests Christal may have HAD a Cockatoo - or more - while "up on charges" in the Big House, and maybe had had enough of them, and thought the tat would ward them off.

The great thing about a name that can "Go both ways" is that you don't have to change it, should your new buddies in prison decide you should be wearing a dress.

Anonymous said...

He gave clothes to the needy and fed the homeless.

He aspired to go back to school.

He was a gifted athlete when he was in school.

He loved his keeds and his mama and was just out getting gas at 4:30am like anybody else.

He dint do nuffins.

Anonymous said...

Where the hell does that mugshot come from? First, there's no mention of race. Has it become too politically incorrect to note that or are we just assuming that all criminals are of a certain race until proven otherwise now?

Second, what are these "tags"?
"Tatted Up"?

Is this the categorizing method the HCSD is using these days? Who the hell is running things down there?

Anonymous said...

12:34 I think they were aiming for that champagne that was all the rage with rappers a long time ago but got the spelling wrong.

Female Zoo Exercise Crew said...

Sounds like a couple of perceived crimes there.

I noticed that Christie here lives (make that lived) over by the zoo. Remember when sane voices were suggesting that the zoo be moved to the golf course at LeFleur's Bluff because it was losing money and was in one of the least safe areas of the city? Remember how Ladd immediately called such suggestions racist, then sponsored a fundraiser for the zoo at Highland Village rather than the zoo itself? She implored her reader to "take a leisurely evening stroll at the zoo".

I wonder how many evening strolls she has taken at the zoo. Or if she casually wandered down Houston Street, past Mr. Model Citizen's domicile.

Probably not, but not because of the perception of crime! She was just too busy in lily-white (with a few token Negroes) Fondren to get over there for her leisurely stroll, but she'll get there soon, I'm sure.

Anonymous said...

LaRooter Hatwoman Here Come the Judge Stokes said the zoo was in a wunnerful location.

Anonymous said...

Rumor has it that Chris was moving 2-3 kilos of cocaine per week. Rumor also has it that earlier in the evening, he was at Black Diamond strip club off of McDowell, likely flashing a bunch of cash. And, rumor has it that the shooter may have also been at Black Diamond and may have broken into the deceased's car. Again, just some of the things being said on the street.

Anonymous said...

Does anyone know the legality of moving other people's trash cans without their permission? Seems like something that should be against the law.

Point of Order said...

Who is Ladd?

Anonymous said...

3:42PM - Don't be an ass and block the sidewalks which are public easements. Issue solved.

Anonymous said...

The author of this article writes more about his past offenses than his death. It's like the author is implying to their readers not to feel anything regarding this family's lost because he committed a crime in his past, which is the same as saying he deserved to die. Same on this publication for even releasing such a cognitively disassociated article.

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