SAGINAW (WJRT) - (12/17/18) - A man wanted for murder and who has been on the run for than a year, was captured in Saginaw Monday.
39-year-old Eddie Bowens has been wanted for murder since September of 2017, following the death of Veris Thompson.
Police believe Bowens was driving a car that hit Thompson and crushed her against a tree.
Police say Bowens drove off after the accident at the corner of Division and Braley on Saginaw's west side.
Today, a sheriff's deputy spotted him and arrested Bowens, who is now lodged at the county jail on open murder and other charges.