Atlanta police announced Friday that they’ve made an arrest in the taking pictures dying of actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd.
Homicide detectives on Wednesday bought an warrant for the arrest of 30-year-worn Antonio Demetrice Rhynes on a felony slay charge per evidence and strategies from the public, and officers arrested him early Friday morning, Officer Steve Avery acknowledged in an electronic mail.
Rhynes will likely be taken to the Fulton County jail as soon as he’s processed, Avery acknowledged. It wasn’t right away definite whether he had an felony honorable who might maybe perhaps perhaps touch upon his arrest.
Handiest known for his roles in Spike Lee films, Byrd used to be learned pointless around 1: 45 a.m. on Oct. 3 reach his dwelling in southwest Atlanta. He had been shot multiple instances in the support. A $10,000 reward had been provided for records main to an arrest.
Byrd acted in films including “Clockers,” “Chi-Raq,” “Bamboozled,” “He Got Sport” and “Da Candy Blood of Jesus.” Also a stage actor, Byrd used to be nominated in 2003 for a Tony award for his efficiency in the Broadway revival of “Ma Rainey’s Sunless Bottom,” co-starring Whoopi Goldberg and Charles S. Dutton.