VIDEO: Man arrested, charged with Athens murder

Published on Thursday, 19 June 2014 16:52 - Written by

ATHENS (KYTX) - An arrest has been made in connection with the June 8, 2014 shooting death of a Malakoff man.

Athens Police report 18-year-old Raheem Mark Miller, of Athens, was taken into custody Tuesday and charged with capital murder.

Miller is being held in the Henderson County Justice Center on a $2 million bond.

23-year-old Cedrick Collins was found lying beside his vehicle in the 700 block of Robbins Road with what appeared to be a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital, where he died a short time later.

Investigators say Collins was shot during the course of being robbed.

Detective Adam Parkins obtained an arrest warrant for Miller for the offense of capital murder. Additional arrests in the case are expected.

Anyone with information relating to this crime is encouraged to contact Detective Parkins at 903-675-5454.

Tips can also be reported to the Henderson County Crime Stoppers at 800-545-8477, or online atwww.hccstips.com