FCSO arrest a murder suspect

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) announced the arrest of  Michael Antonio Hill.

Hill is being charged with murder in the second degree in the murder of Rufus Holland.

The investigation began June 21 with a health and welfare check at Holland’s Kernstown home.

After arrival authorities found what appeared to be blood at the door and gained entry.

Further investigation determined  that Holland was the victim of a homicide.

It was determined by authorities that Hill and Holland knew one another.

Further investigation identified Hill as a person of interest.

Authorities determined that there was no ongoing threat to the general public.

Hill was located and arrested in Winchester without incident around 9 p.m. June 22.

At last report Hill was being held in the Northwestern Regional Detention Facility.

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