Jackson man arrested in connection to mass overdose event on I-40

JACKSON, Tenn. — The US Marshals Service says a Jackson man has been indicted and arrested for second-degree murder.


Marshals say that 30-year-old Antravious Thomas was indicted following an investigation into a mass overdose event on Interstate 40 in early March.

Marshals say four victims were found at the scene, and one of them, a 56-year-old man, was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.

Marshals say Thomas was indicted on second-degree murder and sale and delivery of fentanyl on Aug. 1.

He was found in Humboldt and taken into custody by Marshals on Wednesday morning.

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