Cepada Hilton, 34, a fugitive wanted in Georgia by the Atlanta Police Department was arrested May 3 in Las Vegas by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force.
A warrant was issued charging Hilton with murder. The charges stem from an incident in which Hilton allegedly shot a man during a verbal altercation causing his death.
U.S. Marshals developed information that Hilton fled to Las Vegas and he was arrested in the vicinity of Paradise Road and Desert Inn Road.
He was booked into the Clark County Detention Center pending his extradition to Georgia.