Capital Murder Suspect Arrested In Tyler

Alex Martin Blueford, 26, has been arrested today in Tyler on a capital murder warrant from Little Rock, Arkansas.

He was stopped in the 1100 block of West Queen Street today by Tyler Police. Blueford eventually admitted his true identity, and KLTV 7 News was there as officers arrested him on two outstanding warrants - one for capital murder and one for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.

Blueford will be extradited and for now, remains in the Smith County Jail.

Cathryn Khalil, reporting.