ルイジアナの男, 78, で逮捕された 1977 妻のコールドケース殺人, 捜査官は言う

チェスターベガスシニア. 妻のダイアン・ベガスの後、当初は容疑者と見なされていました, 誰だった 32 当時の歳, 10月にゴールデンメドーのチキンハウスレストランで死んでいるのが発見されました. 10, 1977, the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office ニュースリリースで言った.

ARREST MADE IN 1972 COLD CASE MURDER OF ILLINOIS TEEN STABBED 36 TIMES

Investigators said Diane Vegas suffered a single gunshot wound to her back.

(Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office )

But without sufficient evidence at the time, Vegas was never arrested and the case went cold for almost half a century.

When investigators reopened the case in October 2020, they discovered new information that helped detectives establish probable cause for Vegas’ arrest, 保安官事務所は言った. A warrant for his arrest was obtained Friday.

We hope this arrest can begin to bring some closure to the Vegas family who have been living with questions about Diane’s death for nearly 44 年,” said Sheriff Craig Webre. “New information combined with the initial investigation helped us build probable cause for the arrest.

No further details on what kind ofnew informationled to Vegas’ arrest were immediately available.

Vegas was booked in the Lafourche Parish Correctional Complex on one count of second-degree murder in the shooting that killed Diane Vegas.

He was released later that night after posting $ 50,000 寄託.

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