The fugitive, Ernest Wallace, has been arrested in Miramar, Florida. Wallace was being sought in relation to the murder of Odin Lloyd on June 17 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. It’s being reported that Wallace handed himself into police.
Wallace is believed to have lived in the Miramar area until 2003 and still has family in the area, reports CBS Miami. He also has connections in Bristol, Connecticut, the hometown of Aaron Hernandez.
BREAKING: Ernest Wallace arrested in Miramar, Florida.
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On June 25, former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was charged with the first degree murder of Lloyd and held without bail. On June 26, Carlos Ortiz, another man related to the case was arrested in Bristol, Connecticut. A car that Wallace was believed to have been driving was found also found in Bristol on June 27.