California homicide suspect arrested in Winnemucca

Jonathan James Wall
Jonathan James Wall(Winnemucca Police Department)
Published: Mar. 2, 2023 at 5:21 PM PST
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WINNEMUCCA, Nev. (KOLO) -A Winnemucca Police Department officer pulled over a vehicle Thursday for having an obstructed license plate and ended up arresting a man wanted for homicide in California.

Jonathan James Wall, 38, is being held on $1 million bail in Winnemucca.

Winnemucca police said Wall has a warrant for his arrest for homicide in California but did not provide a location or other details.

The arrest began with a routine traffic stop on West Winnemucca Boulevard. Police said Wall initially gave police false identification information.

He is awaiting extradition to California.