Police capture man accused of killing New Orleans police officer

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Police caught the man they say shot and killed a police officer in New Orleans Saturday night.

According to the New Orleans Police Department Facebook page, authorities arrested Travis Boys Sunday morning.

Update: #NOPD arrested 33-year-old Travis Boys this morning near the intersection of Reynes and St. Claude. #NOPDAlert

Posted by New Orleans Police Department (Official) on Sunday, June 21, 2015

Boys, The Associated Press reported, was suspected of killing Officer Daryle Holloway, a 22 year department veteran as Holloway was transporting Boys to jail Saturday.