Fugitive from Justice arrest
For Immediate release
Time: 4:50 pm
Event: Fugitive from justice arrest
Place: County Rd. 12, US Hwy 11 and I-59
Suspect: Jack Leon Kilpatrick, 39 YO, WM from Coldwater, MS
St. Clair County Sheriff's Office received information that Jack Kilpatrick a fugitive escapee from Shelby County, TN could be in the Margaret area. The suspect was seen by witnesses at the Marathon gas station in Margaret in a stolen vehicle. Deputies located the vehicle and attempted to initiate a traffic stop in which the suspect fled. After a short pursuit the suspect stopped and was arrested without incident. The suspect was known as a felon with a gun and had a history of aggravated assault and escape from a penal facility.
Thanks to ALEA, Argo PD and Margaret PD for their assistance.
Billy J. Murray