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Suspects In Tennessee Murder Case Arrested In Kentucky

Posted at 4:54 AM, Feb 06, 2019

ADAIR COUNTY, Ky. (Adair County Community Voice)– Two suspects in a Tennessee murder case have been caught in Adair County.


The Adair County Community Voice reports that Tuesday night on Kentucky 704 near Columbia, a deputy tried to stop a vehicle matching the description of one from a shots fired call.

That’s when two men got out and ran, but were quickly captured by authorities.

The men arrested were 32-year-old Alexander Hamilton and 19-year-old Joseph Clark.

Both were wanted in relation to a shooting in Kingsport, Tenn. on Monday, that left a man and a woman dead.

They face a number of charges, including murder once they’re returned to Tennessee.