Man Accused in Va. Murder Arrested in Georgia

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Police say they have found one of the men wanted in the death of a man found on the steps of a Woodbridge, Virginia, townhome.

Lamar Lewis was taken into custody in Marietta, Georgia, Tuesday. Police say members of the Atlanta U.S. Marshals' Fugitive Task Force found Lewis at an apartment in the city. 

Lewis and 30-year-old Byron Alan King are accused in the death of 48-year-old Gilbert Kinard. Police are still looking for King. 

Police say Kinard got into a physical altercation with King and Lewis on Nov. 2. At some point during the altercation, Kinard was stabbed. 

Police say Kinard ran from the area of Bronco Way and Benita Fitzgerald Drive and collapsed at Brazil Circle townhome. 

Kinard and the suspects knew one another.

Lewis has been charged with murder and is awaiting extradition back to Virginia.

Anyone with information that can help police locate King is asked to call Crime Solvers at 703-670-3700.

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