San Eli teen arrested, charged with murder
POSTED: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 11:10am
UPDATED: Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 6:27pm
Sheriff's Office: 15-year-old girl found dead in early August
EL PASO (KTSM) — El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies arrest a San Elizario teen after a 15-year-old girl is found dead in her home in early August.
Officials say that 18-year-old Adrian Garcia was taken into custody at his San Elizario home. Garcia has been charged with the Murder of 15-year-old Alejandra Arango.
On Monday, August 5th, Sheriff's Deputies were called to Arango's home in San Eli in reference to an unattended death. When deputies arrived, they discovered Alejandra's body inside the home. Deputies then notified the Sheriff's Office Crimes Against Persons Unit for futher investigation.
EPSO official say that "through the course of the investigation it was determined that her (Alajandra's) ex-boyfriend Adrian Garcia was responsible for her Murder."
Garcia is charged with Murder and is being held in the El Paso County Detention facility under a $250,000.00 bond.