WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A person wished for an alleged homicide in Maryland virtually a yr and a half in the past is in a Wichita County jail cell awaiting extradition.
51-year-old Artie Cofield is being held with out bond on the Charles County, Md. warrant.
The sufferer, 64-year-old Herbert James, was present in his condominium in Waldorf, Md., southeast of Washington, DC, on Oct. 27, 2020, and the sheriff’s workplace stated he had trauma to his physique, and the medical expert dominated his loss of life a murder.
Investigators recognized Cofield as a suspect and issued an arrest warrant on Feb. 4, 2022, and U.S. marshals arrested him in Wichita Falls. Cofield was booked into the Wichita County Jail on February 11, 2022.
No motive was disclosed, however investigators stated the sufferer knew Cofield.
The loss of life of James got here simply two days after one other alleged homicide in one other condominium close by, however authorities don’t consider they’re linked.