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Florida murder suspect arrested in Ocean Springs

OCEAN SPRINGS - A suspect in a Florida homicide has been arrested in Ocean Springs.

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office contacted Ocean Springs police Monday and asked them to be on the lookout for a 2003 white Cadillac CTS. The vehicle’s owner had been murdered in Florida and the suspect in the case, Charles D. Boshell, 46, was believed to be in the Jackson County area.

At about 3:30 p.m., police found Boshell and the vehicle at the Studio 6 Motel on Bienville Boulevard. Officers arrested him for an outstanding felony warrant from Louisiana.

Boshell was taken to the Jackson County jail after his arrest.