COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A Columbus murder suspect who was arrested in Oklahoma has returned to the Chattahoochee Valley.
21-year-old Tyree Smith was arrested in Tulsa, Okla. after a traffic stop on Apr. 16 and charged with murder.
He has now been extradited and is being held in the Muscogee County Jail.
Smith was arrested in connection with the shooting death of aspiring rapper of Branden “Billion Dollar BD” Denson in April 2018.
Police found Denson deceased from a gunshot wound at the Pizza Hut on Buena Vista Rd. in Columbus on Apr. 6, 2018.
24-year-old Dover Coppins, 24-year-old Tommie Mullins and 28-year-old Eric Spencer were all arrested last year. 27-year-old Johnathon Swift was arrested in February.
Smith will appear in Recorder’s Court on Saturday, May 11 at 9:00 a.m. His hearing is expected to be rescheduled for Thursday, May 16 at 9:00 a.m.