KALISPELL, Mont. -- Authorities in Montana caught and arrested the man wanted for a homicide in Elk, Washington.

Kalispell police caught Matthew Swancara, 24, on Monday afternoon. Pend Oreille County Sheriff s deputies began looking for Swancara overnight. Authorities believe Swancara stabbed his mother to death.

Authorities found Sally Swancara s body just before 9:00 p.m. Sunday. Deputies were responding to a domestic violence assault at a home on Juanita Lane in Elk. They arrived and found the 56-year-old woman dead from a stab wound.

Deputies say the suspect was gone by the time they go there.

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