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Murder suspect captured in Villa Rica


Authorities captured a murder suspect in Villa Rica Monday, according to Atlanta police.

The Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Tyler Jarel Thomas for a murder back on June 22 in northwest Atlanta.

Authorities say they responded to person a shot call on Kingston Road when they found a man dead inside a vehicle. Police say they believe the man was shot elsewhere and then driven into a building on Kingston Road.

Thomas is being charged with murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, criminal attempt to commit murder, criminal attempt to commit armed robbery and criminal attempt to commit a felony.

Thomas was taken to Fulton County jail.

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