03-23-20-Arrest Made In Cold Case Murder

LEAD: A suspect is apprehended in a 17-year-old Bayfield murder case.

VERBATIM: According to the Red Cliff Band 57-year-old Michael LaGrew of Bayfield faces a first degree homicide charge in the June 2003 death of Jody Ricard in the Town of Russell. Her body was found in a wooded area as a man was searching for kindling. LaGrew had been questioned after Ricard initially disappeared but was released until earlier this month when new information connected him with the death.