Man accused of murder in New Jersey, Washington, D.C. arrested at Lake McConaughy

LEWELLEN - A man wanted for murder in New Jersey was arrested at Lake McConaughy in western Nebraska Wednesday.

The Logan County Sheriff's office in Colorado, which was assigned to the US Marshals Violent Offender Task Force, received information from the US Marshals office in New Jersey that Luis Carranza-Andrade was in the Lewellen area and wanted in a homicide case.

Carranza-Andrade is also a suspect in another homicide case in Washington, D.C.

Authorities say they responded to Marina Landing on the north side of Lake McConaughy. Carranza-Andrade was arrested without incident at a nearby residence he was working at, according to police.

The Garden County Sheriff's office, Nebraska Game and Parks, Nebraska State Patrol and the Keith County Sheriff's office also responded to the scene.

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