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A third arrest is made in the February death of Danielle Rice.

Wanted in the February homicide of Danielle Rice

Police announce Wednesday a third suspect in the February homicide in Hancock County is in custody in Georgia.

43-year-old Anthony Whitiker was arrested yesterday near Atlanta.

Hancock County deputies said he was found in a community swimming pool and arrested without incidence.

Whitiker is also indicted on rape.

The body of the 28-year-old Rice was found in a ditch in Findlay.

Whitiker is in Fulton County jail in Atlanta and is awaiting extradition back to Hancock County.

Two other suspects 38-year-old Dawn Johns and 40-year-old Desirae Bright were both arrested back in May.

They are indicted for Abuse of a Corpse and Tampering with evidence.

Both are being held at the Hancock County Justice Center.

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