Police Release Mug Shot of Woman Accused of Hitting and Killing Husband
POSTED: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 9:52am
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 - 12:40pm
EL PASO - Police have released the mugshot of Laura Juarez.
According to documents obtained by Newschannel 9, she admitted to hitting her husband with her vehicle.
Laura Juarez called police on Saturday morning and reported that her husband, Salvador Juarez was not breathing.
She told police they had been arguing, and the fight turned physical. Her husband left their apartment on Knights in the Lower Valley.
According to investigators, she then went looking for him in her SUV and saw him standing near the front gate of the apartment complex.
She told police she turned the vehicle in his direction, striking and pinning him against the gate.
Laura Juarez is now facing murder charges.