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Man charged in woman's death at Sandcastle Apartments

CCPD discovers 28-year-old female dead, suspect detained
Posted at 5:42 PM, Nov 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-01 19:24:43-05
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas —

UPDATE (1:25 p.m. Dec. 1): Moses Sandoval has been charged with murder in the death of 28-year-old woman found inside an apartment at the Sandcastle Apartment complex on Monday.

ORIGINAL:
A 30-year-old man was arrested by Corpus Christi Police on Monday afternoon after a 28-year-old woman was found dead inside a South Side apartment.

Police they said the man told them there was a woman inside the apartment when they arrived at the Sandcastle Apartments on Everhart Road at around 3:30 p.m.

When officers entered the apartment, they found the 28-year-old woman dead.

The man was detained at the scene.

Ofc. Gena Pena said the investigation is ongoing, but that the victim and the suspect knew each other. Police believe there are no other suspects connected to this investigation.

The name of the man detained was not released.