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Man wanted for Thomaston homicide arrested in McIntosh County for unrelated charges

Jakari Daniel was wanted for a 2020 homicide.
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THOMASTON, Ga. — A man wanted for murder in Thomaston was arrested in McIntosh County Saturday night for unrelated multiple drug and weapon charges.

According to a Facebook post from the Thomaston Police Department, Jakari Daniel, aka "Byrd", was wanted for the December 1, 2020 homicide of Michael Gates.

This happened at 121 Wellington Drive in Thomaston. 

Daniel will remain in custody until transported to the Upson County Sheriff's Office jail at a date to be determined, according to the post.