Second Person Of Interest In Fatal Taco Stand Shooting Arrested


Monday, July 19th 2010, 2:11 pm
By: News On 6


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HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS -- A second person of interest in connection with a fatal shooting near a Tulsa taco stand is behind bars.

Roberto Urquiza, 33, is being held on a murder charge in the Tulsa County Jail.

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The shooting happened near a taco stand at the Quik Mart at 41st Street near 109th East Avenue on November 2. The victim, 20-year-old Erik Victorino, was shot in the back.

In June, the Tulsa Police Department received a Crime Stoppers tip in regards to Urquiza's whereabouts, in a jail in Harris County. Urquiza was in jail under a different name and birth date, according to police.

Police say fingerprints confirmed the man in custody in Texas was Urquiza.

Another person of interest, 31-year-old Luis Alberto Mendoza, was arrested in November in Missouri.

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