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"Kai The Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker" Is A Suspect In A New Jersey Murder Case

New Jersey authorities are currently looking for the YouTube celebrity in connection with the murder of Joseph Galfy Jr.

Posted on May 16, 2013, at 2:45 p.m. ET

"Kai The Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker," who's legal name is Caleb Lawrence McGillvary, is currently being hunted by New Jersey authorities.

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He's wanted for the murder of Joseph Galfy Jr., who died of blunt-force trauma on May 13th.

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Kai is charged with homicicde and has a bail set at $3 million.

Authorities are reporting that Kai has since cut his hair to alter his appearance.

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He is a self-described "homefree," who is supported with lodging, food, and clothing by the kindness of strangers.

He was last seen at a light rail station in Haddonfield, N.J. and is considered armed and dangerous.

There is a $5,000 reward being offered in the case.

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