Wanted Florida couple captured in Mississippi

Law enforcement in Florida followed leads the two were hiding in north Mississippi.

Posted: May. 23, 2018 9:05 PM
Updated: May. 23, 2018 10:52 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The U.S. Marshals captured two people in Mississippi wanted out of Florida.

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Kristine Riley and Jerome Moore were wanted out of Fort Myers for strong armed robbery of an individual.

Riley was captured at a home in Aberdeen and was booked into the Monroe County jail.  Moore was captured at a home in Tupelo and booked into the Lee County jail.

Law enforcement in Florida followed leads the two were hiding in north Mississippi.  A judge signed a warrant for their arrest on Monday.

They are both in custody awaiting an extradition hearing.

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