ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office has arrested one of two men wanted in connection to a December homicide.
The ECSO says Isaiah Markeis Sims, 18, has been arrested for a Dec. 29 homicide, which happened on the 30 block of Patton Drive. Sixteen-year-old Jeffrey Kennell Jr. was shot near Forrest Creek Apartments. He was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Deputies are still looking for 20-year-old Trenton Dominic Capri Newkirk, who is also wanted for the homicide. Newkirk is considered armed and dangerous, according to the ECSO.