GREENVILLE, N.C. -- A suspect in the killing of a cab driver in Brooklyn earlier this year has been arrested in North Carolina.
Greenville police say 23-year-old Unique Everlast Gray has been arrested and is awaiting extradition to New York City to face charges in the killing of a cab driver Naji Fawaz on June 29.
Police told local media outlets that Gray had run from a traffic stop Aug. 25 but was spotted by an officer the morning of Aug.30 and taken into custody.
Police said Gray was a passenger in the traffic stop earlier and had given them a false name. Investigators learned his real name and that he was wanted in New York.
It was not clear if he has an attorney for an extradition hearing.
Suspect in Brooklyn cab driver death arrested in North Carolina