HARDWICK, Vt. (AP) — A Florida sheriff says a suspect in a 2001 killing in that state has been arrested in Vermont.
Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron says Philip Barr was arrested at about 10 a.m. Wednesday in Hardwick, Vt.
Cameron says Barr attempted to flee when U.S. Marshals approached the house on Pine Drive, but he was captured without incident.
Barr is facing a first degree murder charge in Charlotte County for the killing of 19-year-old Tara Sidarovich of Punta Gorda. She disappeared on Oct. 1, 2001 Her body was found the next July.
Barr is one of two people charged with murder in the case. On Oct. 26, 39-year-old David Ray McMannis was arrested in Cumberland, Md., also on a first-degree murder charge.
A third suspect is facing perjury charges.