Published On: Wed, Nov 28th, 2018

California: Victor Lopez arrested for murdering his wife, Samantha Lopez

The Tulare County Sheriff’s Office in California has identified Victor Lopez as the man linked to the murder of Samantha Lopez, his wife.

Samantha Lopez, 31, was murdered at a home in the 1100 block of East Date Avenue in Porterville.

When police arrived at their home, Victor Lopez, 33, was detained after trying to flee the scene. He has been arrested  for homicide and faces domestic violence charges, murder and child endangerment.

According to deputies, police were called for a welfare check and  then discovered Samantha Lopez dead inside. Victor Lopez told police Samantha Lopez wasn’t home and he hadn’t seen her.

This case is under investigation and anyone with information can contact Det. Kenneth Jones or Sgt. Gary Marks at 559-802-9563 or 800-808-0488, with case reference No. 18-15185.

Anonymous information can be reported via email ([email protected]), text or voicemail at 559-725-4194.

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