Police arrest Dave Hawk in the murder of his ex-wife Debbie Hawk

May 30, 2008 11:31:07 AM PDT
Hanford police along with Kings County investigators arrested Dave Hawk Thursday afternoon. Police say the arrest happened during a traffic stop. Hawk was booked into the Kings County jail on one count of first-degree murder in the death of his ex-wife.

Debbie Hawk was reported missing on June 13th, 2006. Police believed she had been taken from her ransacked home against her will. One month later, police classified her case as a murder.

It's not known what led police to arrest Dave Hawk for murder. But the Hanford Police Department is scheduled to hold a news conference Friday morning to release more details.