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Man arrested in homicide of disabled Vancouver woman

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Police say they've arrested a 38-year-old man in the death of a disabled Vancouver woman last year. Police say they've arrested a 38-year-old man in the death of a disabled Vancouver woman last year.
VANCOUVER, Wash. -

Police say they've arrested a 38-year-old man in the death of a disabled Vancouver woman last year.
    
Members of the U.S. Marshals Service Violent Offender Task Force said they tracked down David James Barker in Portland, Oregon, on Friday night. Vancouver police had obtained a warrant for his arrest in the case last week.
    
Sharon Allison was found dead in her apartment at Columbia House, a residence for low-income seniors, in May. At the time, her family told The Columbian newspaper of Vancouver that the 66-year-old had suffered from mental and physical disabilities since a brain aneurysm had left her partly paralyzed 20 years ago.
    
It was not immediately clear Saturday if Barker had obtained an attorney or when he might make a court appearance.

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