Murder Arrest in Opelika

March 12, 2013

On 3/11/2013 at approximately 5:15 PM, officers and Investigators of the Opelika Police Department arrested Ashford Nickolas Milford, age 33 of Opelika, at a residence in the 200 block of Raintree Street in Opelika, and charged him with the Murder of Harvey Pete Sanford that occurred on 3/10/2013 in Opelika. Milford was arrested on a warrant for Murder and was taken into custody without incident. He was later transported to the Lee County Detention Facility.