NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A man accused of murdering two people in Newport News last summer has turned himself in to authorities in Texas.

32-year-old Amos Jacob Arroyo had been on the run for more than six months. He's accused of shooting to death his ex-girlfriend and her father back in July.

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Authorities said he fled to Georgia immediately after the killings, and at some point, went to Texas.

Newport News Police say on Tuesday Arroyo was extradited to Virginia and was charged with two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and one count of malicious shoot/throwing into an occupied building.