James Barrios suspected killer in custody

Quincy Muhammed Wright, the person suspected of shooting and killing James Barrios, was arrested this morning in Harris county.

" I can confirm that Wright was arrested at a Houston area hospital,"  Edna Police Chief Clinton Wooldridge said. "He was there visiting a family member. He will be transported to Edna soon.

"He was arrested by various law enforcement agencies that were lead by the U.S. Marshalls."

Barrios was found dead in an Edna apartment on November 27 and police agancies had been searching for Wright since then.


We will update any information as it becomes available.

Jackson County Herald Tribune

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Edna, TX 77957