A Texas man has been detained in South Georgia for shooting a man to death in front of his children.
Ronald Roy “Pappa” Smith, 32, was taken into custody Tuesday by the U.S. Marshals in Wenona, GA on I-75 near Cordele.
Smith was accused of shooting and killing Michael Ware, 34, according to local news reports. Smith was booked in the Worth County Jail which is near Sylvester, GA.
BREAKING: Ronald Roy “Pappa” Smith was arrested this morning in Wenona, GA. With assistance from the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force, U.S. Marshals arrested Smith and was booked into the Worth County Jail. Smith is awaiting extradition to Harris County. #HouNews https://t.co/4lHAcKKEGe
— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) November 6, 2018