Police arrest man wanted for criminal homicide in Clarksville

Demetris Merriweather (Courtesy: Clarksville Police Department)

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man police say was wanted for his alleged involvement in the death of a Clarksville woman has been taken into custody.

Police said Capitolla Cross, 38, was found dead inside a home on Harrier Court Tuesday around 6 p.m.

An investigation resulted in an arrest warrant for criminal homicide being issued for 32-year-old Demetris Merriweather.

Police announced Merriweather had been taken into custody around 11 a.m. Wednesday.

Additional information regarding his arrest was not immediately released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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