December 9, 2013
The suspect in a weekend murder has been captured.
Carl Bernard Kennedy was apprehended on Wednesday, May 25 by U.S. Marshalls in Homestead Florida, south of Miami.
Kennedy is charged in the murder of his uncle, Clarence Williams which occurred on Saturday May 21 at a residence on County Road 267 east of Abbeville.
U.S. Marshalls also arrested Kennedy's wife, Lestine Kennedy and charged her with hindering prosecution.
Both were transported to the Miami-Dade County Jail and are awaiting an extradition hearing back to Alabama.
The Henry County Sheriff's Office / Abbeville Police Task Force would like to thank the U.S. Marshalls, Dothan Police Department and all other agencies that assisted in the capture of Kennedy.