Jeremy Bryant, 35, was arrested on Friday by Stevens County Sheriff’s Deputies at his home in Kettle Falls in connection with the death of 62-year-old Narleen Campton.
Campton was found murdered in her Northport home on November 26, 2011. A neighbor called police and reported finding Campton dead in her home after not hearing from her for a few days. Her neighbor checked the house and contacted the Sheriff after finding Campton dead.
According to the Sheriff, Bryant was booked into jail on a charge of 1st Degree Murder following his arrest in connection with the Campton case.
Bryant made a preliminary appearance in the Stevens County District Court before the Honorable Gina Tveit on Monday where bail was set at $500,000.
Colville attorney Jim Irwin was initially assigned to represent Bryant and they will appear next week for arraignment in the Stevens County Superior Court. Formal charges have not yet been filed.