Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - Last Friday officers with the Defiance Police Department assisted members of the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office in arrested 58 year old Steven Noffsinger of Defiance.

The arrest comes as a result of a special Grand Jury that was held on July 31st in regards to a cold case homicide from 1981.

On November 17th 1981- Alma Noffsinger was found beaten to death inside her residence in Oakwood Ohio.

Steven Noffsinger was arrested on a warrant on Indictment for Aggravated Murder with a Specification- an Unclassified Felony.