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Second arrest made in death of Laurel man, ex-FBI agent

Second arrest made in death of Laurel man, ex-FBI agent

Laurel police have arrested a second person in connection with the March 16 death of Laurel resident and former FBI investigator Scott Horn.

Police arrested 42-year-old Jason Allen Byrd, of Westminster, on Monday. Byrd is charged with first- and second-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder and the use of a handgun in an act of violence, according to a statement from Laurel Police Chief Richard McLaughlin.

Horn's estranged wife, Anne Reed Allen, was arrested on June 30 with the same charges.

Byrd is an acquaintance of Allen's, according to Laurel police. Detectives said Byrd is a handyman and was performing some contractual work on...

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