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Authorities Make Arrest In Barfield Murder

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SPRING HOPE, N.C. — Police have made an arrest in the murder of a Spring Hope woman.

Yolanda Barfield disappeared after leaving work Dec. 5. Investigators found her body inside her car the next day. She had been strangled.

Jarrod Lee is now charged with murder and robbery. Investigators say DNA evidence linked Lee to Barfield's murder.

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