Polk County Sheriff's homicide detectives have made an arrest today in the double homicide case that occurred on September 24, 2003, in Auburndale.
Thomas William Rigterink, DOB 12/29/71, of 2260 Firestone Place in Cypresswood, Winter Haven, was brought to the Bureau of Criminal Investigations by his parents around 10:00 a.m. on October 16, 2003, where he was interviewed and subsequently admitted to the murders of Jeremy Jarvis and Allison Sousa.
Rigterink was also positively identified through 2 of his fingerprints left at the scene. He has been booked into the Polk County Jail under no bond and has been charged with 2 counts of First Degree Murder.
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