Man arrested in Jacksonville in connection to six-month-old murder in Starke

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STARKE, Fla. (WCJB) --

Police in Starke say the man they suspected of committing a murder six months ago is now under arrest.

Franklin Williams was killed in a shooting on Old Lawtey Road in August of 2019.

Police say witness interviews and neighborhood canvases identified 26-year-old Antonio Butler as the shooter.

Starke police reached out to the U.S. Marshal's Task Force to find Butler.

He was arrested Tuesday in Jacksonville on a charge of Second Degree Murder.