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Man wanted for murder in Pennsylvania captured in Warren County

PHILLIPSBURG, NJ (Warren County) -The New Jersey State Police arrested a 30-year-old Easton man for allegedly shooting and killing a man on Sept. 24 in Wilson Borough, Pennsylvania.

The Wilson Borough Police Department charged Aquasay Harris with murder, aggravated assault, and various weapons offenses, state police said.

During their investigation, detectives contacted the New State Police Fugitive Unit to assist with locating Harris. Through various investigative means, detectives determined that Harris was staying at a residence in Phillipsburg, state police said.

On October 15, detectives from the New Jersey State Police Fugitive Unit along with members of the United States Marshals NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force Newark Division, United States Marshals Eastern PA Violent Fugitive Task Force, Wilson Borough Police Department, and the Phillipsburg Police Department located and arrested Harris at the residence, state police said.

Harris was lodged at the Warren County Jail pending extradition to Pennsylvania, state police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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