KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Knoxville Police have taken a man wanted in connection to a vehicular homicide investigation into custody.
Isaac Armes is facing charges of vehicular homicide and DUI following an incident on May 15 along Gleason Drive in West Knoxville.
According to KPD, officers found a car, believed to have been driven by Armes, on the Alcoa Highway ramp toward Neyland Drive that fled the scene of a shooting at Bebo’s Cafe on Gleason Drive. The passenger, Destiny Jones, 24, was suffering from a gunshot wound and ejected from the vehicle. She was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.
According to police, the medical examiner determined that Jones died as a result of blunt force trauma sustained in the crash.
Armes was taken into custody on September 22 after KPD began searching for him in August.
One other person has been charged in connection to the shooting. Jaheim Houston was arrested on Aug. 16 by members of the U.S. Marshals Service.
Following the shooting and several other “violent altercations”, Bebo’s Café was closed under state nuisance laws.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated.