US Marshals: Akron murderer tracked down in WV, arrested in Walmart parking lot

US Marshals: Akron murderer tracked down in WV, arrested in Walmart parking lot

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - U.S. Marshals tracked down a suspected murderer in West Virginia on Monday.

Eugene Wells, 24, who allegedly shot a man to death on June 3, was picked up in a Walmart parking lot in South Charleston W. Va.

Marshals said a stream of tips led them to the violent fugitive.

Wells, who is being hauled back to Akron to stand trial for the killing of Walter Matthews Jr., was found with a small amount of narcotics.

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