Clearwater Police detectives arrested Roman Izzo, a major in the U.S. Army stationed at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas, on Thursday. He had been indicted by a Pinellas County grand jury on Wednesday.
Izzo, 35, is being charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of Vincent Edward Lee, 43. Lee was found slain inside his condominium on Nov. 16, 2011, off Landmark Drive in the Countryside area.
Izzo is married to Lee's former wife. Lee and his ex-wife were involved in a dispute over custody and living arrangements for their children after the couple divorced.
Izzo is being held in the Leavenworth County Jail pending extradition to Clearwater.