Juan Carlos Ortega will stay test into the fatalities of their estranged wife along with her sis in Escond >
An Escondido guy admitted their participation within the fatalities of their estranged wife and her sis a year ago, and stated he was indeed skulking outside their Escondido apartment for around one hour before slipping in, an authorities detective testified Wednesday.
Juan Carlos Ortega, 35, told authorities after his arrest that their estranged wife Veronica Soto Ortega and her sis Ana Soto were stabbed during a conflict into the residence, Escondido police Detective Ross Umstot stated.
The detective testified during the Vista courthouse within a hearing that is preliminary Ortega, who’s faced with two counts of murder, two counts of felony kid punishment and arson of home. By the end associated with hearing, which lasted lower than a superior court judge earl maas iii ordered ortega to face trial day.
Ortega additionally faces special-circumstance allegations of lying in wait and murders that are multiple meaning the District Attorney’s workplace has got the choice of searching for the death penalty if Ortega is convicted. Any office have not yet established whether it will look for the death penalty in Ortega’s instance or life in jail with no probability of parole.
Your body of 26-year-old Ana Gabriela Soto ended up being discovered in a very Ford that is burning Equinox Aug. 9, 2018 by firefighters wanting to douse the flaming SUV parked on Country Club Drive and Kauana Loa Drive simply east of Escondido.
Detectives then went along to your home associated with the SUV’s registered owner on West 11th Avenue near Centre City Parkway and found the human body of 30-year-old Veronica Soto Ortega inside her apartment. Continue reading “Test ordered for Escond >”