Detroit man arrested on murder charges


A 20-year-old Detroit man has been arrested for the murder of a 47-year-old man on Linden Avenue that happened a week ago, authorities said.

Milan Claypool faces charges of first-degree murder and aggravated assault, according to a Knoxville Police Department press release.

Clayton was arrested in Detroit and is being held in a Michigan jail awaiting extradition.

Police said Claypool fatally shot the victim, Newell Lee, on Saturday, Nov. 7 in the vicinity of the 2300 block of Linden Avenue.