Cold Case: Arrests Made in Texas Army Officer's 1977 Killing

Major Chester Garrett's stepson arrested in Tennessee, estranged wife arrested in Texas.
1:40 | 02/08/13

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This black and white photo -- major Chester -- is one of the last known photos of him before he was murder. His body was found in El Paso County in 1977. According to a military authorities -- the most highly decorated. -- -- -- -- All leaves -- gone cold until 2006. When El Paso sheriff's detectives got new information. That led them to the two suspects. We received a call us several days ago from some investigators that el paso county sheriff's office they had. Informed that they had a -- case it was a homicide that went back to 1977. -- to El Paso detectives flew did not -- Thursday. They track two of the suspects Roger and in -- to the Willis of West Hills apartment complex off Kingston pike. Investigators say Garrett had just recently moved to this apartment complex in west Knoxville before his arrest Thursday night. We actually went to his apartment. He wasn't there we were able to make contact with them on -- phone. Obviously didn't know what we're calling about the homicide -- that we were calling about another issue. Did he. Made the -- -- for him to come by. When he did replaced him into custody. Investigators say Garrett had only been in not -- for three to four months and had recently been fired from a job they say he was looking for work outside of the area until he -- on the news. We're extremely happy. Forty but -- arrest but that -- -- Mostly. Towards. Assembly. -- is currently in the Knox county jail and his bond has been set at five million dollars in Knoxville Josh all six news.

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