U.S. Marshals arrest dangerous Marine wanted for killing mother’s boyfriend in Virginia

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22-year-old Michael Brown

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VIRGINIA – (WIAT & CNN) After nearly three weeks on the run, a Marine deserter wanted for murder has been captured.

Authorities in Virginia say 22-year-old say Michael Brown killed his mother’s boyfriend on November 9th. Brown was placed on the FBI’s Most Wanted list of Fugitives on Monday.

22-year-old Michael Brown

Brown was arrested Wednesday morning in Franklin County, just south of Roanoke.
He is charged with second-degree murder and using a firearm in the commission of a felony.

The Marine deserted his post at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina in October.

WATCH: U.S. MARSHALS ANNOUNCE THE ARREST OF A MARINE DESERTER WANTED FOR MURDER

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