Tarboro Murder Suspect Arrested In New York City
Posted November 4, 2002
TARBORO, N.C. — A fight in New York helped local investigators track down a murder suspect.
Marvin Watkins faces charges in the death of a Tarboro High School football player. T.K. Knight was shot and killed in May. Police have been looking for Watkins ever since.
Watkins was arrested in New York Friday after a fight. Police ran his prints and saw that he was wanted in Edgecombe County.
Watkins will be extradited to North Carolina to face charges.