Suspect in retired teacher's murder arrested

Michigan City, Ind. A teen wanted for the murder of a retired middle school music teacher has been arrested.

According to The News Dispatch out of Michigan City, a warrant was issued for 19-year-old Christian Mansfield. Authorities believe he killed 66-year-old Henry Whitten.

Whitten was found dead of blunt force trauma in his Michigan City home just over a week ago.

Friday morning, Michigan City Police confirmed to NewsCenter 16 that authorities have located and arrested Mansfield but further details haven't been released.


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