Alexis Reed Arrested in Kentucky for Deadly August Shooting

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - After six months on the run, U.S. Marshals have arrested Alexis Reed, 18, in Louisville, Kentucky in connection to a fatal shooting of a teen in August, 2017.  

Authorities say Reed faces a first-degree murder charge in the shooting of Jerry Pryor, 18, outside the Merrill Community Center in Pine Bluff. 

Jerry's mother says she was overcome with emotions, and "there will finally be justice for my baby’s murder."

Reed has been on the run from authorities since August. Officials say Reed will be extradited to Arkansas. 

We will have updates as more information becomes available.

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