Murder Suspect and Child Rape Fugitive Apprehended by U.S. Marshals in Memphis

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Memphis, TN – U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller announces the capture
of two separate fugitive cases out of Memphis. Maceo Boyd and Cassell
Hunt were both arrested today by the Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task
Force (TRVFTF) in Memphis.
Maceo Boyd was arrested this morning in
connection with Paul Turner for First Degree Murder. Turner was arrested
yesterday by the TRVFTF in Memphis. Both were wanted for the December 4,
2020, shooting death of Montavis Jones in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
On February 1, 2022, an arrest warrant out of
Shelby County was issued for Cassell Hunt for Rape of a Child. The
warrant was adopted by the TRVFTF a day later, and he was arrested this
afternoon by TRVFTF deputies in Memphis.
U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller stated, “Everyday
deputies with the U.S. Marshals Service, working in conjunction with our
state and local partners, are working tirelessly to ensure the worst
offenders are brought to justice.”
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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