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2 arrested for murder of man found in shallow grave

June 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A suspect is behind bars, accused in the murder of a man found buried in a shallow grave last month.

On May 22, a neighbor called police reporting a foul odor.

Police found a man's body in a hole in a backyard of a residence on the 200 block of East 11th Street.

The man had been shot and burned. The victim was identified as 21-year-old Angel Cortez.

Thursday police arrested 38-year-old Victor Angulo. Officers also arrested his girlfriend, 32-year-old Olga Varela as an accessory to murder.