BX man awaits extradition for West Farms murder

A Bronx man is awaiting extradition from Pennsylvania after police say he committed a murder in West Farms last month.

A Bronx man is awaiting extradition from Pennsylvania after police say he committed a murder in West Farms last month. (12/12/12)

THE BRONX - A Bronx man is awaiting extradition from Pennsylvania after police say he committed a murder in West Farms last month.

According to authorities, 30-year-old Jamel Hunter killed Paris Thomas at the Murphy Houses on Nov. 30. Friends of the victim say he was visiting his two children and their mother when he was shot several times inside the building.

U.S. Marshals arrested Hunter in Lancaster County Monday morning.  

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