Man arrested in Las Vegas for murder of Antonia Herrera

Posted at 10:50 AM, Feb 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-22 18:58:45-05

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Sheriff's Department announced the arrest of a documented gang member for the murder of a young woman whose body was found on the side of a road in unincorporated Escondido last month. 

Paul Castro, 27, was identified by authorities and located in Las Vegas, Nevada. He's currently in custody in Las Vegas awaiting extradition to San Diego to face charges. 

Herrera was 23 years old when her body was found on the 27600 block of Champagne Boulevard on January 12. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Detail at 858-974-2321 or you can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

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