(NEWSER) – The suspected killer of a Memphis cop has turned himself in and ended an intensive two-day manhunt, the Memphis Commercial Appeal reports. Officials were close to increasing the $10,000 reward money for information leading to his arrest when Tremaine Wilbourn, 29, turned himself in at the federal building in Memphis with his family, says the AP.
A warrant had been issued yesterday on a first-degree murder charge. The officer who died, 33-year-old Sean Bolton, apparently came upon a drug deal Saturday night when he was killed. According to police, Bolton saw a car with another car stopped in front of it illegally and approached the vehicles,CNN reports.