Suspect arrested in Chattanooga killing

Suspect arrested in Chattanooga killing

June 15th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Cashman Perkins

Cashman Perkins

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

A fugitive wanted in connection with the June 8 killing of a Chattanooga woman and declared one of TBI's "most wanted" has been arrested in Mississippi.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Cashman Perkins, 31, was arrested in Columbus.

Francis Smith, 40, died after suffering multiple gunshot wounds to the chest at her home on Woodland View Circle, Chattanooga police said.

Neighbors described Perkins as Smith's live-in boyfriend.