Man wanted in Va. for first degree murder caught in Nashville - WKRN News 2

Man wanted in Va. for first degree murder caught in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A man wanted in Virginia for first degree murder, among other charges, was captured in Tennessee Tuesday.

Jeffrey Jennings, Jr, 22, was arrested north of Nashville near the intersection of Monticello Drive and West Trinity Lane after 10:45 a.m.

Police reported a U.S. Marshal task force conducted surveillance in the area and witnessed Jennings walked toward Interstate-65.  He was taken into custody without incident.

Jennings allegedly had an electronic scale and two clear plastic bags containing marijuana inside his sweatshirt pocket.  One weighed 1 gram and the other 27 grams.

He was booked into the Metro jail on charges of drug possession, drug paraphernalia possession and being a felony fugitive of justice.

Jennings is being held on $515,000 bond.

According to the Suffolk Police Department in Virginia, Jennings was on their Most Wanted list as recent as January on charges of first degree murder, felonious assault, shoot/stab in the commission of a felony, use of firearm in commission of a felony and discharging a firearm in public.

He is accused of fatally shooting 26-year-old Lloyd Green.

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