Husband-and-wife murder suspects captured a couple of weeks after escape

Husband-and-wife murder suspects captured a couple of weeks after escape

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Wednesday husband-and-wife murder suspects who overpowered two guards to escape custody have been captured after more than two weeks on the run, the U.S. Marshals Service said late.

Blane Barksdale, 56, and Susan Barksdale, 59, escaped in Utah on Aug. 26 while being extradited from upstate New York to Arizona. The Barksdales are charged into the Arizona murder of Frank Bligh, 72, whoever human anatomy will not be found. His Tucson house was set on fire April 16, and authorities have actually stated the blaze had been began to cover the killing up.Continue reading