State Police Arrest Fugitive Wanted for Homicide

The New Jersey State Police Fugitive Unit arrested Kyree Johnson, 30, of Camden, N.J., who was wanted for allegedly shooting and killing a man on April 6. Johnson was charged with homicide by the Camden County Police Department.

During the investigation, detectives from the State Police Fugitive Unit were contacted by Camden County Police Department detectives to assist with locating Johnson. Through various investigative means, detectives determined that Johnson was staying at a hotel in Atlantic City, N.J.

On Wednesday, April 21, detectives from the Fugitive Unit and Casino Operations Unit, along with members of the United States Marshals New York/ New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force and Camden County Prosecutor’s Office arrested Johnson at the Ocean Hotel and Casino.

He was lodged at the Camden County Jail pending a detention hearing.

Charges are mere accusations, and the accused is considered innocent until proven guilty.