A wanted man, featured on the TV show “America’s Most Wanted,” was arrested Friday in Macon after a police officer spotted him breaking into cars off Riverside Drive, according to the Macon police.
The officer spotted James Morris Howard, 39, at about 12:30 a.m. breaking into cars parked inside a fenced area around Enterprise Rental, 2135 Riverside Drive, according to a police news release.
When caught inside a vehicle, Howard identified himself as Kevin Wayne Lewis, according to the release. He was arrested and charged with two counts of entering auto, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of burglary tools, according to the release.
Police say the man’s fingerprints matched those of James Howard, who has been a fugitive from Hinesville since 2004.
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Howard was wanted for the murder of his parents, Mildred and Jewel Cleveland, who were killed in Hinesville in March 2004. Their bodies were discovered in a shallow grave on their property in June 2004, according to the release.
Howard is being held at the Bibb County jail.