Metro Police search for 2018 murder suspect

Posted at 9:19 PM, Aug 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 22:19:04-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police detectives asked for the public's help in finding a man wanted for the murder of 25-year-old Marquice Miles.

Police say 32-year-old Otis Maclin Jr. was named in a four-count grand jury indictment charging him with second-degree murder, aggravated assault, vandalism, and felon in possession of a weapon for the February 2018 deadly shooting.

Officials say Miles met his ex-girlfriend to pick up their children. She was accompanied by her current boyfriend at the time, 31-year-old Capius Maclin Jr., and two others, including the alleged gunman.

Witnesses told police Miles and Capius Maclin got into a physical fight when a third man, Otis Maclin Jr., intervened and shot Miles.

Anyone with information on where he could be was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.