19-year-old arrested in reference to Pike County capturing that killed teen – WSB-TV Channel 2

PIKE COUNTY, Ga. — The Pike County Sheriff’s Workplace has arrested a suspect who they

PIKE COUNTY, Ga. — The Pike County Sheriff’s Workplace has arrested a suspect who they are saying was concerned within the July 16 capturing that resulted within the dying of a 19-year-old teen.

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Antonio Murgado Jr., 19, was taken into custody on Sunday by the US Marshal’s workplace in Fayette County. He’s charged with felony homicide.

An officer concerned capturing did happen through the arrest of Murgado.

Murgado was out on bond for armed theft in Clayton County and for possession of methamphetamine in Spalding County.

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The capturing in Pike County occurred on Saturday, July 16 at 10 pm at a home on Patton Highway.

When deputies arrived, they discovered 19-year-old James Knight outdoors the house. Investigators consider the capturing was drug-related and focused.

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The Pike County Sheriff’s Workplace arrested a 14-year-old concerned within the capturing, on July 19. The juvenile is charged with being occasion to against the law felony homicide and is at present being held in a youth detention facility.

On July 18, deputies arrested a 3rd suspect, 18-year-old Jaiden Chappell. Investigators say Chappell faces further costs of armed theft, use of a telecommunication gadget to facilitate against the law, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and making false statements.

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