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For Immediate Release

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November 30, 2021 Michael McQuillan, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Western District of Tennessee - Jackson (901) 456-8053;
U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
Vehicular Homicide Suspect Caught by U.S. Marshals Task Force

Jackson, TN – U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller announces the arrest of David Jenkins, 33, for Vehicular Homicide, Vehicular Assault, and Reckless Endangerment. Jenkins was wanted by the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.

On April 7, 2021, David Jenkins was driving a motor vehicle while intoxicated when he collided with Kimberly McDaniel resulting in her death and injuring another person in Henry County, TN.

On Nov. 29, Jenkins was indicted by the Henry County Grand Jury on charges of Vehicular Homicide by Intoxication, Vehicular Homicide by Recklessness, Vehicular Assault, Reckless Aggravated Assault, and Reckless Endangerment with a Deadly Weapon. A warrant for Jenkins’ arrest was issued, and the fugitive case was adopted by the U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force.

On the same day, the U.S. Marshals tracked Jenkins to an address in Memphis, TN, and took him into custody without incident. Jenkins was booked into the Shelby County Jail and awaits extradition back to Henry County.

The U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force is a multi-agency task force within Western Tennessee. The Western Tennessee Division of the TRVFTF has offices in Memphis and Jackson, and its membership is primarily composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputies, Memphis Police Officers, Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies, Jackson Police Officers, and the Tennessee Department of Corrections Special Agents. The primary mission of the Task Force is to arrest violent offenders and sexual predators.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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