SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — The suspect of a Spring Valley murder nearly seven years has been arrested in New York.
Waverly James, 49, was arrested in New York for the Dec. 6, 2012, murder of 52-year-old Stanford Roy Johnson, according to the San Diego Sheriff's Department.
Deputies say they were called to a home in the 9000 block of Lemon St. on Dec. 6, 2012, for a welfare check. Deputies found the rear door open and discovered Johnson dead from multiple stab wounds.
James was identified as a suspect and arrested on a warrant in New York. He will be extradited to San Diego and booked for murder.