Man wanted in Tennessee assault case arrested in Florida
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – The U.S. Marshals Service says a man wanted in Tennessee for attempted murder and other charges has been arrested in Florida.
Marshal Tyreece Miller said in a news release that Jonathan Funches faces charges of criminal attempt first-degree murder, aggravated assault, domestic assault and drug charges in Shelby County, Tennessee.
Funches is accused of assaulting a woman on May 8, fleeing and later firing shots into her vehicle, hitting her and her child.
The woman and child were hospitalized for non-critical injuries.
The release officials learned that Funches was staying with family in Florida and collaborated with Tennessee authorities to arrest Funches.