Suspect arrested after murder in Alexander County, police say

Antonio Castillo is wanted on first degree murder charges from an incident stemming from Alexander County on Sunday, police say. (Alexander County Sheriff's Office)

Police arrested a man wanted in connection to a murder early Sunday in Alexander County.

The suspect, Antonio Castillo, was taken into custody Sunday after a brief manhunt. He was considered armed and dangerous.

Castillo, 22, is being charged with first degree murder related to an incident on Sunday in the Hiddenite Community, according to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office..