Suspect arrested in Marshfield homicide case

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MARSHFIELD — Following a continued investigation, the Vermont State Police says they have arrested a suspect in connection with the homicide reported this morning in Marshfield.

Samir Fink, 33, is expected to be arraigned tomorrow in the Criminal Division of Vermont Superior Court in Barre on suspicion of second-degree murder.

The charge arises from the fatal shooting of his father, 71-year-old William Fink.

Both men were residents of the home at 88 Sunrise Drive in Marshfield where the shooting occurred overnight Tuesday into Wednesday.

Investigators believe the shooting stemmed from a family dispute.

Police were notified of the shooting in a phone call from the victim’s wife.

Samir Fink was ordered held without bail pending arraignment.

The Crime Scene Search Team processed the home Wednesday afternoon.

An autopsy on the victim is planned for Thursday at the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office in Burlington.