US Marshals Arrest Chris Paten For Alleged Murder Of Kenya Hill

ChrisPatenFugitive Chris Paten was arrested today in Jackson, Mississippi without incident, according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department.

Paten was at an apartment complex, however Lafayette County law enforcement is not releasing the address or who he was with during the time.

Paten is being transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center, and a bond is yet to be set.

Paten was arrested by the United States Marshal Service and was charged with the murder of Kenya Hill that occurred on March 9, 2017, in Lafayette County.

“Special thanks to the United States Marshal Service for all their hard work,” said Alan Wilburn, chief investigator of Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department.

Saturday, May 15, crime stoppers of Lafayette County offered up to $3,000 while The United States Marshal Service added another $2,000 for a total $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Paten.

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