For Immediate Release
|March 12, 2014||
Marty R. West, Supervisory Inspector
Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (850) 412-1006;
USMS Headquarters Public Affairs (202) 307-9065
|U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Albany, GA Most Wanted Homicide Suspect|
Tallahassee, FL – The U.S. Marshals
Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) announced today the arrest of
Demonta Price, 18 years of age from Albany, Georgia for First Degree Murder,
Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Use of a Firearm During the Commission of
a Felony and Violation of Parole on an original conviction of Armed Robbery.
Price was being sought by authorities in Albany, GA after investigators
determined that Price and his two brothers, 23 year old Demetrice Price and
20 year old Kovarious Price were involved in the brutal murder and robbery
of Jamey Spurlock. Albany Police Department investigators relayed that 35
year old Jamey Spurlock was changing a tire on Silica Road on the night of
December 22, 2013 when Price and his two brothers confronted Spurlock.
Spurlock was shot and killed during the robbery leaving behind 3 children
and his fiancé. Both Demetrice and Kovarious Price are currently in custody
in Albany, GA charged with Murder and Robbery. Demonta Price was named one
of Albany’s Most Wanted and members of the US Marshals Southeast Regional
Fugitive Task Force (SERFTF) had been searching for Price since January 6,
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.
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