Authorities have arrested a man for the murder of a woman found Sunday in Marblehead, Massachusetts.
Twenty-seven-year-old John Devine was charged with the murder of 51-year-old Tanya Nichols, who was found dead earlier in the day on Sparhawk Terrace, the Essex County District Attorney's Office confirms.
Police were searching for a vehicle in connection to the case. That vehicle was found in Lynn around 3 p.m.
About 15 minutes later, Devine entered the vehicle. Marblehead Police questioned him. Lynn Police told NECN at 5:30 p.m. that he was not arrested and was not in custody at that time, but officials with the District Attorney's Office later confirmed his arrest.
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Devine was held without bail after his arraignment Monday morning in Lynn District Court.