Posted: Monday, August 20, 2018. 6:00 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: This morning, Orange Walk resident Mariela Yazmin Alpuche was strangled in a hotel room in Independence Village in the Stann Creek District.
According to reports, Alpuche and her husband, Arturo Rodriguez, 48, were having a conversation and shortly thereafter an argument ensued which escalated into a physical altercation.
Rodriguez reportedly choked his wife to death.
Police have since arrested and charged Rodriguez for the crime of murder.
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