First Degree Murder Suspect Arrested in D'Iberville
D'Iberville Police arrested a man wanted for murder and robbery in Kansas. Investigators say Fred Stephen Schmidt Jr, was found walking north on the side of the interstate.
The officer discovered Schmidt was a wanted fugitive by the Finney County Sheriff's Office, Garden City, Kansas. They say Schmidt had been traveling around the country and had only been on the coast for two days before being arrested by the D'Iberville Police Department.
He is being held in the Harrison County Adult Detention Center where he is awaiting the extradition process to return to Kansas.