One in every of two males accused within the August demise of 22-year-old Lesly Palacio is in custody, in keeping with courtroom information. : TrueCrime


Man in custody in August death of Lesly Palacio; son still at large as murder indictment handed down

Jose Antonio Rangel, 46, is behind bars on the Clark County Detention Middle, and authorities consider his son Erick Rangel, aka Erick Michel Rangel-Ibarra, stays in Mexico.

Officers had no additional data on the son, who was 25 on the time the crime was dedicated. The revelation comes as an indictment named each males within the homicide of Palacio. The indictment was filed as we speak in District Courtroom.

Data present Jose Rangel was arrested on Jan. 19, 5 months after Palacio was killed. Her physique was discovered Sept. 9 close to Valley of Hearth State Park.

Jose Rangel was detained by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol in San Diego for energetic warrants regarding this case. He was booked into Clark County Detention Middle on Jan. 31 on warrants for harboring/concealing/aiding a felony offender and destroying/concealing proof.

Jose Rangel is jailed on $100,000 bond, and is scheduled to be arraigned earlier than District Courtroom Decide Tierra Jones at eight:30 a.m. on Feb. 19. The indictment will supersede earlier fees within the case.

If Rangel is launched on bail, he might be topic to excessive stage digital monitoring. He can even must give up his passport.

Along with the homicide cost, each males face fees of destroying proof and accent to homicide.

Authorities consider the son killed Palacio, and the 2 males moved her physique from Erick Rangel’s residence. He was seen serving to her into the house simply after 6 a.m., and the 2 males took her physique out to the again of Erick Rangel’s Ford F-150 pickup lower than two hours later.