East Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Capital Murder

An east Texas man accused of killing an east Texas business owner has plead guilty to capital murder.

22 year old Mark Arron Rains of Mount Vernon plead guilty to the death of 56 year old Robert Whiteside.

In 2006, Whiteside was found shot dead inside the bed and breakfast he owned near Mount Vernon. Two other suspects connected to the crime were arrested.

Lakecia Shockley, reporting. lshockley@kltv.com