Syracuse police have made an arrest in a murder case that dates back to 1985.

Police say Ronald Meadow was arrested with the assistance of the Douglas County Sheriff's office in Georgia and charged with second degree murder in the death of his estranged wife Colleen Meadow. She was strangled to death in her apartments in the Rugby Square Complex in March of 1985. Ronald Meadow had been questioned in connection with her death, and police say he was never ruled out as a suspect. Also, no one else has ever been charged in connection with her death.