Attempted murder suspect found and arrested

Attempted murder suspect found and arrested

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Kintarus Tate, 34, is now behind bars, according to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell. Authorities have been searching for Tate since Sunday after he allegedly shot someone in Latimer.

The suspect was arrested without incident in Ocean Springs Tuesday by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of the Jackson County Criminal Investigations Division and Traffic Division, Ezell said.

The victim has since been released from the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

According to the sheriff, once the investigation is complete, Tate could face more charges.

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