Opelika Man Charged with Murder

An Opelika man is behind bars charged with murder.

Officials say 28-year-old Kiley Jackson shot 44-year-old Auburn resident Randall Kardoes to death.

Officials say it happened at the Tall Oaks Apartments on the Birmingham Highway. When police arrived they found Kardoes with a gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to an area hospital but later died.

Jackson is currently in the Opelika City Jail.