Portage murder suspect caught in Saginaw

A suspect in a Portage murder was captured in Saginaw last night.

The suspect in a murder in Portage was captured last night in the City of Saginaw, according to the Saginaw Police Department.

Officers in Portage discovered the body of a woman in her 50's inside of an apartment Thursday afternoon. No details to the manner of her death have been released, though police are saying it is a homicide.

Authorities believed that the suspect fled to Saginaw.

Last night at about 9:30 the suspect was found by police in the 1500 block of S. Warren Avenue, near E. Remington Street.

He has been arrested and is being held in the Saginaw County Jail. He will be held there until Portage authorities pick him up.