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Husband / wife face capital murder in Cabot pawn shop murder

The family of a Cabot businessman says they are relieved two people are now under arrest for the murder of Billy Joe Pipkin. David Derreberry, 37 & his wife Jacklyn Derreberry, 31, face capital murder charges.
Jaclyn Derreberry
Jaclyn Derreberry
KBC Pawn Shop, where Billy Joe Pipkin was murdered
KBC Pawn Shop, where Billy Joe Pipkin was murdered
CABOT, AR - The family of a Cabot businessman says they are relieved two people are now under arrest for the murder of Billy Joe Pipkin.  David Derreberry, 37 & his wife Jacklyn Derreberry, 31, face capital murder charges. 
 
Once a place of business the fencing around KBC Pawn in Cabot is now a memorial to its owner, 60 year old Billy Joe Pipkin.
 
Pipkin's son-in-law J.D. Douglas spoke to FOX16 just hours before Pipkin's funeral.
 
"We don't have the feeling of 'who did this', we still have the feeling of why and that will come out in time," Douglas says.
 
Lonoke County sheriff's deputies arrested David Derreberry and Jacklyn Derreberry late Thursday.  Detectives aren't saying why they believe the husband/wife team shot Pipkin and then set his business on fire on Monday.
 
His family says Pipkin had no enemies.
 
"He was a pillar to the community,” Douglas says.  “Everybody knew him, he knew everybody."
 
A self-made businessman by the age of 26, Billy Joe Pipkin was also very dedicated to his family naming all his businesses after his three daughters who’s first names begin with K, B & C.
 
"We are somewhat relieved right now knowing there has been an arrest made,” Douglas says.  “We're just hoping and praying for convictions now."
 
His family saying goodbye on Friday knowing a more difficult chapter is still ahead.
 
And that next chapter is already starting.  David and Jacklyn Derreberry made their first court appearance late Friday afternoon.  David is being held with no bond, his wife a $500,000 bond.
 
They will each enter a plea on April 29th in Lonoke County circuit court.
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