Synder Murder Suspect Arrested In Midland

Breaking news out of Midland.

We just received information from Sheriff Gary Painter that his deputies have arrested a man accused of murder in Scurry County.

26-year-old Jammie Akeem Pruitt was taken into custody in the 900-block of College street.

Members of the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force received information that he was inside a home.

They set up a surveillance and verified that Pruitt was the suspect.

Right now he remains in the Midland County Jail, but he will be transported back to Scurry County to stand trial.