Murder suspect arrested

Clayton Shanklin
Clayton Shanklin

JASPER, AL (WBRC) - A man wanted for the murder of a Walker County man was arrested Friday night in northeast Alabama.

Authorities said Clayton Antwain Shanklin was taken into custody by detectives in Albertville and Boaz.  Shanklin was wanted in connection with a home invasion in Walker County last week which left one man dead and the man's wife injured.

Police said Shanklin is charged with capital murder.