Ex-boyfriend of missing Fort Lauderdale woman turns self in

Carl Watts turns himself in for outstanding federal arrest warrants


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Police say the ex-boyfriend of a 24-year-old Fort Lauderdale woman who was last seen in June has turned himself in.

Detectives with the Fort Lauderdale Police Department were contacted by the U.S. Marshals Service, who said Trukita Scott's ex-boyfriend, Carl Watts, turned himself in for outstanding federal arrest warrants.

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Scott was reported missing June 25 after she failed to pick up her two kids from day care.

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Authorities said detectives were making arrangements to speak to Watts about Scott's disappearance.