1981 Fla. murder suspect arrested in Lakewood

LAKEWOOD, Calif. /*Los Angeles County Sheriff*/'s officials say Florida detectives arrested James Edward Sims after he gave his thumb print to the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

Sims has lived in /*Lakewood*/ for 19 years.

He is wanted for allegedly shooting a man, because the victim reportedly stalked Sims' then-girlfriend.

Sims is being held at the Lakewood station pending extradition proceedings.

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