Man wanted for murder in Boston, arrested in Jacksonville

Christopher Howard, arrested in Jacksonville for a murder in Boston (Copyright 2022 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s office arrested Christopher Howard, 39, responding to an out of state warrant from Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Howard was wanted for the stabbing death of a 40-year-old woman on May 10 in Boston.

JSO officers arrived Tuesday at the Trinity Rescue Mission, questioned Howard, and Howard surrendered willingly. Howard is the 4th out-of-state warrant caught in the Jacksonville area this year.

  • January 2022: Alabama double murder suspect John Peyton Scott is arrested in St Augustine
  • February 2022: Philadelphia murder suspect Sean Williams arrested in Clay County
  • March 2022: South Carolina murder suspect Kenny Turn arrested in Jacksonville
  • May 2022: Boston murder suspect Christopher Howard arrested in Jacksonville

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