THPD, US Marshals arrest man in Terre Haute wanted for murder in Florida

Terre Haute Police Officers, along with members from the US Marshal's Task Force arrested 18-year-old Oniel Exantus.

Posted: Jan 25, 2019 12:59 PM
Updated: Jan 25, 2019 6:11 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Police made an arrest on Thursday in connection to a Florida murder case.

Terre Haute Police Officers, along with members from the US Marshal's Task Force arrested 18-year-old Oniel Exantus.

Exantus had a warrant out of Jacksonville, Florida for 2nd Degree Murder.

CBS affiliate Action News Jax in Jacksonville reports police started searching for Exantus last week after a standoff at his home in

Police say Exantus traveled to Terre Haute shortly after the alleged homicide.

He is currently in the Vigo County Jail.

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