Tuesday, May 05, 2009
PUBLIC INFORMATION ANNOUNCEMENT
For Immediate Release
May 5, 2009
Murder Arrests Made in Clay County
Two suspects are now in custody and charged with the murder of Terrance DeCatur, a 30-year-old resident of 1462 Gifford Avenue in Orange Park.
Arrested are James Buddenhagen, age 40, of 3369 Wilderness Circle, Middleburg, and Steven Blauch, age 56, a resident of 1462 Gifford Avenue, Orange Park. At the time of the incident, the victim and suspect Blauch shared the Gifford Avenue apartment.
At 11:30am today at the CCSO Orange Park Operations Center on Blanding Blvd, Robbery-Homicide Section Sgt. Dan Mahla is available to answer questions regarding this case and the cooperation between the CCSO and the JSO to identify the victim and the suspects.
If you cannot attend the 11:30am briefing in person, Sgt. Mahla can be contacted by phone at 213-6620.