Murder suspect caught after search in Camden

A massive manhunt through Georgia woods and marsh ended with the capture of a man wanted for murder Friday.

The long day for Camden County Sheriff’s Office Dep. James Thames began when he was dispatched to mile marker 16 on Interstate 95 around 10:30 a.m. in reference to a possible stolen vehicle.

The vehicle, carrying four people from South Carolina, had run out of gas heading northbound on I-95.

When two Camden County officers arrived one of the passengers, John L. Murphy, 26, jumped out of the vehicle and ran into the woods.

First Coast News

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