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New York murder suspect arrested in Boynton Beach

Freddie Salgado wanted in Jan. 11 fatal shooting during home-invasion robbery

New York murder suspect Freddie Salgado, 30, was arrested in Boynton Beach.
New York murder suspect Freddie Salgado, 30, was arrested in Boynton Beach.

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – A fugitive wanted on a murder charge in New York has been arrested in South Florida.

Freddie Salgado, 30, was arrested Wednesday after a traffic stop on Northeast 12th Avenue in Boynton Beach.

Boynton Beach police said Salgado was staying in an apartment at Las Ventanas.

Salgado is wanted in connection with a Jan. 11 home-invasion robbery in Queens, New York, where the victim was shot and killed.

The murder suspect was being held without bond Thursday morning at the Palm Beach County jail.