EAGLE PASS, Texas (WKRN) – The man believed to have committed a murder on Christmas morning in Nashville has been taken into custody.
Darwin Perez-Castellanos, 25, was arrested in Eagle Pass, Texas, while entering the United States from Mexico. Perez-Castellanos is wanted for the December 25, 2021 murder of Edil Hernandez.
Hernandez was shot in the 4500 block from Nolensville Pike. He was found dead in his car after leaving a club the night before.
Witnesses told police someone followed Hernandez in a red Toyota Tacoma pickup and another vehicle that night. Shots were then fired from the truck, and then a second vehicle drove past next to the car Hernandez was driving.
Perez-Castellanos is said to be the man responsible for the shooting.
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He is currently being held in Eagle Pass.
https://www.wkrn.com/news/local-news/nashville/fugitive-suspected-of-christmas-morning-murder-arrested-at-mexican-border/ Fugitive suspected of Nashville Christmas Day murder arrested at Mexican border