Officials arrest man wanted for murder in Elizabeth City


ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WNCT) Officials have arrested a man wanted in connection with a homicide reported in Elizabeth City on October 18.

The Elizabeth City Police Department said that the victim was identified as 20-year-old Kaleb Bilger of Elizabeth City.

The homicide was reported in the 1600 block of Weeksville Road.

Police obtained a warrant for murder on 21-year-old Brandon Kason Boyd of Elizabeth City.

On Monday, Boyd was arrested for murder and was taken into custody by the United States Marshals Carolinas Regional Fugitive Task Force and New York/New Jersey Regional Task Force.

He being held in the Westchester County Jail in Valhalla, New York.

Boyd’s first court appearance is scheduled for Tuesday to begin the extradition process back to Elizabeth City.

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