According to our affiliate in Fresno KSEE, he is wanted in connection to a home invasion where his accomplice was killed with a samurai sword. He is accused of breaking into a home in Firebaugh, California. Rupe and his accomplice Aaron Baeza were armed with an axe and a gun. The resident killed Baeza with a samurai sword.
UPDATE - 5:55PM - According to our crew on the scene, the suspect has been captured by law enforcement.
RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Reno Police and Washoe County Deputies are working with Fresno Police to catch a man who murdered a witness in Fresno who is believed to be in Reno.
The suspect, 30-year-old Fresno resident Kristopher Rupe, is wanted for home invasion and home burglary.
Currently, Reno Police say SWAT has surrounded a residence on Fife Drive between Montello Street and Reed Street. A section of the road is closed right now.
Reno Police say Rup has ties to Reno.