Man arrested in Pa. home invasion murder

July 29, 2009 5:23:56 AM PDT
Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a man wanted in a home invasion murder earlier this month has been arrested. Police say 26-year-old Hector Manuel Morales of York was taken into custody Monday afternoon in Harrisburg after a 90-minute standoff at a boarding house.

Authorities say Morales was being sought in the July 16 murder of 42-year-old Ronald Simmons Jr. who was shot six times inside his York home after struggling with an intruder.

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Information from: The York Dispatch, http://www.yorkdispatch.com

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