(Concord, NH) - 21 year old Phillip Nash of Chichester was wanted for the theft of his mothers car, found yesterday shortly before a woman's body was found nearby.

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Channel 9 is reporting that Nash was arrested overnight by police in Virginia.

A warrant for his arrest had been issued Monday for the theft of his mothers vehicle which was found yesterday morning in Canterbury. A search of the area located a woman's body, believed to be that of 51 year old Frances Nash of Chichester who had been reported missing over the weekend.

An autopsy will be conducted to identify the body and to determine the cause and manner of death.