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Suspect in Murder of Wealthy D.C. Family Taken Into Custody

Image source: Metropolitan Police Department

The suspect wanted in the murder of a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper was arrested Thursday night, authorities said.

Police said that 34-year-old Daron Dylon Wint was taken into custody in the northeastern part of the nation's capital.

A federal source told a WTTG-TV reporter that a large amount of cash was also found with the suspect.

Police identified Wint as a suspect in the quadruple murder using DNA found on the crust of a Dominos pizza that was left at the scene. A warrant for his arrest was issued Wednesday night.

Image source: Metropolitan Police Department 

Slain were 46-year-old Savvas Savopoulos; his 47-year-old wife, Amy; their son, Philip; and housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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