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Police allege Murrieta man killed wife, an Escondido cop


Last updated 7/24/2014 at Noon

MURRIETA - A Murrieta man suspected of killing his police officer wife and setting their house aflame to cover up the crime was being held today without bail.

Freddy Perez Rodas, 27, was arrested Wednesday night and booked into the Southwest Detention Center on suspicion of murder, arson and child endangerment in connection with the death of 25-year-old Laura Perez, an Escondido police officer.

Murrieta police Lt. Tony Conrad alleged that Rodas shot his wife in the chest during a domestic dispute sometime Wednesday in their house at 24562 Grand Oaks Court.

She died at the scene, after wh...

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