ALABAMA - Alice Police Chief Rex Ramon, Sgt. Aniceto Perez and Texas Ranger Nat Mutz are in Alabama serving an arrest warrant on the capital murder of Alice Officer Matt Murphy.
The suspect's name has not been released at this time.
Murphy was shot and killed in 1974 murder during a traffic stop as a member of the Alice Police Department.
On Dec. 1, 1974, Officer Murphy was shot after stopping a vehicle at West Main Street and U.S. Highway 281 in Alice, Texas. Several minutes after the initial stop, another officer found Murphy suffering from gunshot wounds. Murphy was transported to a local hospital, where he later died.
Details as they become available.