SCMPD arrest murder suspect on the run

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Savannah-Chatham Metro Police officers arrested a murder suspect from Massachusetts headed towards Florida. Police were told Caravalho fled the state after a murder. He was headed for Orlando, FL in hopes of avoiding detection.

At 12:50 a.m, undercover police officers arrested Jonathan Caravalho on a Greyhound bus. Police found a knife and marijuana on Caravalho.

He is charged with possession of marijuana less than an ounce and carrying a concealed weapon.

Caravalho awaits extradition back to Massachusetts.

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