Memphis, TN – The suspect sought by the U.S. Marshals Gulf
Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force on August 25th in Memphis was
arrested by the Bartlett Police Department today.
who was wanted by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, was arrested on
charges of First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder,
Especially Aggravated Robbery, Possession of a Firearm, and Especially
Aggravated Burglary. The warrants for his arrest were issued on August
4th, and the investigation was adopted by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast
Regional Fugitive Task Force on August 19th.
Hunter was the
primary suspect sought on August 25th at the intersection of Halcy and
Elvis Presley. Hunter is thought to be a known associate of the
17-year-old suspect charged by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
(TBI) in that incident.
Hunter faces additional charges by
Bartlett police in connection with his arrest.
The Gulf Coast
Regional Fugitive Task Force (GCRFTF) has offices in Tennessee,
Mississippi and Alabama. The West Tennessee office consists of Deputy
U.S. Marshals, Investigators with the Jackson Police Department, Agents
with the Tennessee Department of Correction, Investigators with the
Memphis Police Department, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office and the
Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency