Suspect in Natchitoches home invasion and homicide located - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Suspect in Natchitoches home invasion and homicide located in Flordia

Posted: Updated:
© Alan Virgil Brumfield © Alan Virgil Brumfield

NATCHITOCHES, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Natchitoches Parish murder suspect wanted in connection with the October 13th, home invasion and shooting death of a Creston man has been captured in South Florida.

According to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office, Alan Virgil Brumfield, 48, of Natchitoches, was captured Tuesday morning around 9 a.m. in the Everglades near Naples, Florida. NPSO believe Brumfield is connected to the home invasion and murder of 37-year-old Ted Charles Brou.

Chief of Investigations Detective Greg Dunn said that an All-Points Bulletin was issued after the homicide occurred.

Collier County Sheriff's Deputies located the suspect's vehicle, a Nissan Sentra, abandoned in Naples, Florida. Deputies along with the assistance of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Agents issued broadcasts of the murder suspect.

Sheriff Victor Jones, said that law enforcement tips to Collier County Sheriff's deputies this morning led to Brumfield's capture.

"Reportedly Brumfield was wet during his capture, while hiding in the Everglades".

Brumfield, has been booked into the Collier County Detention Center and charged by Natchitoches Parish with one count of first degree murder, one count of home invasion, and one count of second degree kidnapping.

Sheriff Jones also said that the deputies and the Natchitoches Parish District Attorney's Office are waiting to see if Brumfield will sign extradition before being transported to Natchitoches.

Louisiana State Police Fusion Center, US Marshal Fugitive Apprehension Task Force, ROCIC Intelligence Center, Florida Highway Patrol and Miami-Dade Police assisted in the case.

 

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Vernon Parish Police Reports

    Vernon Parish Police Reports

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:38:16 GMT
    Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces recent arrests as follows:More >>
    Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces recent arrests as follows:More >>
  • Texas teen killed in freak SUV accident

    Texas teen killed in freak SUV accident

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:49:41 GMT
    ARLINGTON, Texas (CBS News) - A family is searching for answers after a teenage girl was killed after falling from a moving vehicle, CBS Dallas reported Monday.The incident occurred early Saturday after a group of friends had left a Dallas nightclub. Police said that 17-year-old Lelys Leyva-Monreal fell from the window of a moving SUV and was then struck by that vehicle.Friends and family members said that the group of friends -- including Leyva-Monreal and her boyfriend -- were driving home ...More >>
    ARLINGTON, Texas (CBS News) - A family is searching for answers after a teenage girl was killed after falling from a moving vehicle, CBS Dallas reported Monday.The incident occurred early Saturday after a group of friends had left a Dallas nightclub. Police said that 17-year-old Lelys Leyva-Monreal fell from the window of a moving SUV and was then struck by that vehicle.Friends and family members said that the group of friends -- including Leyva-Monreal and her boyfriend -- were driving home ...More >>
  • Teen driver arrested for vehicular homicide

    Teen driver arrested for vehicular homicide

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:41:45 GMT
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On Monday, a single vehicle crash killed a woman from Holden, La. and injured a teenager.  The teenager driver is suspected of driving impaired and has been charged and booked, according to Louisiana State Police. More >>
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On Monday, a single vehicle crash killed a woman from Holden, La. and injured a teenager.  The teenager driver is suspected of driving impaired and has been charged and booked, according to Louisiana State Police. More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.