Suspected killer arrested in Texas

August 27, 2008 9:03:00 AM PDT
The suspect wanted in the fatal stabbing of a New York woman was taken into custody in Texas.Police say 25-year-old Segundo Penafiel was arrested Tuesday.

He was reportedly on board a bus headed for mexico.

Police say he is the ex-boyfriend of 21-year-old Ebony Garcia, who was repeatedly stabbed in her College Point apartment over the weekend.

Garcia had broken up with the Penafiel and had a restraining order, according to authorities.

Neighbors reportedly called 911 after hearing the victim screaming for help for more than 30 minutes.



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