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Federal Marshals Arrest Raleigh Fugitive Wanted For Murder

Posted November 24, 2003 12:16 p.m. EST

— Federal marshals have arrested a man wanted for a murder in Raleigh.

Jesse Pratt was arrested at a Charlotte hotel about 1:30 Saturday morning. He is back in the Wake County Jail and will make his first appearance in court on Monday.

Police believe Pratt shot and killed DeTony Snipes in a parking lot next to Centennial Ridge Way Nov. 15.

Two other men are already in jail, charged with accessory to the murder.