Pottstown Murder Suspect Arrested in Connecticut

A Pottstown man wanted on charges of 1st degree murder is behind bars in Waterbury, Connecticut.

The Montgomery County D.A.’s office and Pottstown Borough Police say 36 year old, Bobbie Mitchell Jr. was taken into custody Tuesday by the U.S. Marshall’s fugitive Task Force and Waterbury Police. He’s accused of shooting 23 year old Siani Overby multiple times on the 300 block of Johnson street in Pottstown on April 1st just before 2am. The investigation has revealed that Mitchell is the father of Overby’s 18 month old son.