New Mexico authorities say a man has been arrested in the case of his wife’s death.
Officials said a man is in custody after authorities say they arrested him in the town of Ocala.
The arrest comes after authorities searched the home of Robert L. Martin Jr. Tuesday night, according to a news release.
Officials say Martin was arrested for allegedly kidnapping his wife and beating her to death.
The couple’s two children were also inside at the time.
Officials with the U.S. Marshal Service say Martin is charged with murder and aggravated battery to a spouse.