JPD officers, along with the US Marshals Fugitive Task Force apprehended Mark Austin Slaughter on Friday evening in reference to the December 8th homicide of Brandon Broadway in Jonesboro.
Marshals developed info that Slaughter fled the Jonesboro area in his work truck and the vehicle was recovered in Little Rock by the Marshals Service but Slaughter was nowhere to be found.
US Marshals Fugitive Task Force then obtained information that he was traveling west in his girlfriend’s vehicle. Slaughter and his girlfriend were located in west Siloam Springs, Oklahoma and Slaughter was arrested without incident.
He is still in Oklahoma awaiting extradition to Jonesboro.