Prescott woman's ex-husband arrested for her murder

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PRESCOTT - A man has been arrested for the July murder of a Prescott woman.

Yavapai County Sherriff's Office found Steven Democker, the victim's ex-husband, in Phoenix.

Police arrested and transported Democker, 54, to the Prescott Detention Center. He was booked for one count of first-degree murder and one count of first-degree burglary.

Virginia Carol Kennedy was killed at her home in the 7400 block of Bridle Path on July 2.

Detectives say Kennedy died from blunt force trauma to the head.

Kennedy and Democker were divorced earlier this year.