Bridgeport murder suspect captured in Florida


A teen wanted in connection to a murder in Bridgeport last year has been arrested in Florida.

18-year-old Jahmari Cooper was arrested Thursday by the U.S. Marshals in West Palm Beach. Officials say he is now charged with felony murder and robbery.

Related Content: Bridgeport PD: Teen sought in October 2017 murder

Cooper is accused of shooting and killing Jeri Kollack back in October of 2017.

Original Story: PD: Man naked, high on PCP fatally shot in Bridgeport

No word yet when he will be extradited to Connecticut.

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