Geechie Templeton Arrested

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Odessa murder suspect caught hundreds of miles away in Topeka, Kansas.

32 year old Geechie Templeton was arrested Friday morning.

Topeka Police found him at an apartment complex.

A tip to the Ector County Sheriff's Office lead to the arrest in Topeka.

Templeton was taken in peacefully.

He's was wanted in connection with the shooting death of Gabriel Rodriguez.

Rodriguez was found sitting in his truck with a gunshot wound in an alley in Odessa back in November.

Since he crossed state lines, he now faces federal charges.