William Benton Moultrie

Moultrie

Georgetown County Sheriff Carter Weaver announced today the capture of a fugitive wanted in connection with a death last year in Connecticut.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office deputies, in conjunction with U.S. Marshals, arrested William Benton Moultrie, 53, of Georgetown on five charges filed by the Hamden, Conn., Police Department following an incident resulting in death on July 1, 2018.

Moultrie was charged with Evading Responsibility (Death), Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree, Interfering with a Police Officer, Falsely Reporting an Incident, and Tampering with Evidence.

Moultrie is being held at Georgetown County Detention Center, pending extradition.