Aaron Guerrero, 18, and a 16-year-old lady had been arrested Tuesday in Salt Lake Metropolis in reference to the dying of her 45-year-old father. His physique was found Friday in his storage, FOX 5 Las Vegas reported.
Each teenagers are being held by Utah authorities and will likely be extradited to Nevada to face open homicide costs, Las Vegas police stated.
Throughout a search of the daddy’s house, police found a chainsaw on the ground and a handsaw within the kitchen “with obvious blood and tissue on the noticed and in between the grooves of the noticed.” Investigators stated the couple tried to dismember the physique after which tried to set the house on fireplace, KTNV-TV reported.
A round noticed was additionally discovered with further blades and two folding knives. Investigators stated “intensive” clean-up efforts had been made all through the house. Authorities stated the fireplace appeared to have been set to hide the stabbing, in response to an arrest report obtained by the station.
The Clark County coroner in Las Vegas stated the daddy had stab wounds to the neck, chest and again. Video surveillance at a grocery retailer confirmed the daughter buying two gallons of bleach and a gallon of orange juice. Footage from a House Depot confirmed Guerrero shopping for the saws and gloves, police stated.
Fox Information doesn’t establish underage suspects.
Guerrero’s mother and father allegedly instructed police that their son instructed them the couple had deliberate on working away collectively. The mom stated the couple dated from June 2020 by means of December.
After the revelation, each units of oldsters agreed that the couple shouldn’t have contact with one another. Guerrero ran away from house quickly after, the mother and father stated.
The sufferer’s ex-wife stated they remained shut after their divorce and shared a checking account. She instructed police she observed withdrawals from the account at varied ATM machines. The ultimate withdrawal was flagged for potential fraud, the information outlet reported.
The ex-wife stated the person was having points together with his daughter earlier than his dying, notably her relationship with Guerrero. It was not clear if she was the lady’s mom.