11/04/2012 08:59 EST | Updated 11/04/2012 11:00 EST

Kyle Sheppard Arrested In Quebec: Ohio Murder Suspect Turns Himself In


WINDSOR, Ont. -- Police say a man wanted in the slaying of a woman in Ohio has been arrested in Quebec.

Police say Kyle Sheppard contacted authorities from a hotel in Saguenay just before 5 a.m. this morning and turned himself in without incident.

They say Toledo police have named Sheppard as a suspect in the death of his wife Katie Sheppard, and will be working with Quebec authorities to bring him back to Ohio.

Police in Windsor issued a news release Saturday evening saying that Sheppard, 29, has crossed into the city from Detroit.

Police say Katie Sheppard was found dead in her home on Friday and Toledo police are calling it murder.

Toledo media report it appears she was strangled. They say her body was found under a blanket on an enclosed front porch.