Sheriff: Man wanted for S.C. murder arrested in Florida

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(Photos: York County Sheriff's Office)

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities said a man wanted for murder in South Carolina was captured in Florida.

Corey Jermaine Troupe was arrested Thursday by police in Dade County, Florida. Authorities in South Carolina said 49-year-old Troupe had a warrant out for his arrest in York County for the fatal shooting of 34-year-old Tony J. Stephens, who was found dead near an intersection in a rural area.

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Details about the shooting or the relationship between Troupe and Stephens weren’t immediately released. It’s unclear whether Troupe will waive extradition. It’s also unclear whether Troupe had an attorney.