Suspect in Arlington’s 1st murder of the year arrested in Los Angeles

The man wanted for Arlington’s first murder of 2020 was arrested in Los Angeles.

Antonio Garcia, 27, was wanted in connection with the murder of Cedric Dawkins on New Year’s Day.

Arlington police confirmed Garcia was arrested in Los Angeles by U.S. Marshals and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

He is waiting to be extradited back to Tarrant County.