Suspect involved in the death of Sgt. Wytasha Carter arrested

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: Jeremy Owens is held at the Jefferson County Jail on a $1,100,000 bond. 


Suspect Jeremy Owens is charged with Capital Murder in  Birmingham Police Department Sgt.Wytasha Carter’s death. He was arrested this morning around 10:45 a.m from the Spain Rehab Facility.

His full charges include:

-1 Charge of Capital murder of a police officer 

-1 Charge of Capital Murder of Wytasha Carter

-2 Attempted murder charges

Owens will be transported to the Jefferson County Jail. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Click here to watch the Birmingham Police Department’s press conference on the arrest.

Click here to watch Jeremy Owen’s transportation to the Jefferson Co. Jail. 

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