Henry Co. murder suspect found in Florida

Carl Bernard Kennedy (Henry Co. Sheriff's Office
Carl Bernard Kennedy (Henry Co. Sheriff's Office

HENRY CO., AL (WSFA) - A suspect wanted in connection to a weekend murder in Henry County has been captured in Florida.

Carl Bernard Kennedy was located Wednesday by U.S. Marshals in Homestead Florida. That's south of Miami.

Kennedy is charged in the murder of his uncle, Clarence Williams, which occurred on Saturday May 21 at a home on County Road 267 east of Abbeville.

U.S. Marshalls also arrested Kennedy's wife, Lestine Kennedy, and charged her with hindering prosecution.

Both were taken to the Miami-Dade County Jail and are awaiting an extradition hearing back to Alabama.

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