Alabama Murder Suspect Arrested In Escambia County

January 20, 2021

A Montgomery murder suspect was captured in Escambia County on Tuesday.

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of U.S. Marshals arrested 27-year old Pierre Tremore Woods on Tuesday. He taken into custody by ECSO Deputy Eric Peck without incident in the 2700 block of Massachusetts Avenue.

Woods is accused of the November 5 murder of 27-year old Joshua Thompson. Thompson was found shot to death near the River Bridge on Highway 31 between Montgomery and Prattville. Alabama authorities said Thompson was killed elsewhere before his body was dumped at the bridge.

Woods remained in the Escambia County Jail Wednesday morning awaiting extradition back to Alabama to face the murder charge.


2 Responses to “Alabama Murder Suspect Arrested In Escambia County”

  1. Mike J. on January 20th, 2021 9:18 am

    Every murderer should get the death penalty using a method equal to that which was used to kill their victims. They should get the same treatment involving the same pain that they caused their victims to suffer with.

  2. JTV on January 20th, 2021 5:22 am

    Taking out the trash

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