NH man wanted in connection to mom’s disappearance arrested in Virginia

Phillip Nash (Londonderry Police)

CHICHESTER, NH (WGME) -- Police say a New Hampshire man who is a person of interest in the disappearance of his mother was arrested in Virginia, according to WBZ-TV.

According to WBZ-TV, 21-year-old Phillip Nash is accused of stealing his mother’s car, which was found Monday in Canterbury, New Hampshire, along with a woman’s body.

An autopsy will be done to determine if the body is Nash’s mother, 51-year-old Frances Nash, of Chichester, New Hampshire

Police say Frances was last seen on Thursday.

According to WBZ-TV, Nash was arrested on I-95 in Virginia Monday night.

Virginia State Police told WBZ-TV he was driving a stolen vehicle.

He’s also charged with a probation violation and is said to be “a person of interest in a homicide," according to WBZ-TV.

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