death penalty news—-TEXAS

Dec. 9


Man sought in double slaying arrested

A capital murder suspect wanted in the slayings of 2 people last week on
the Northeast Side has been arrested. More arrests could be made in the

Police arrested 24-year-old Juan Gomez just before 1 a.m. in a house on
Lennon Avenue.

According to police, Gomez shot and killed 2 men who came to the tattoo
parlor where he worked in the 3900 block of Interstate 10 East on Thursday

The victims, Steven Bustamante and Juan Alvarez, were slain at the tattoo
shop then dumped in the 6000 block of Clematis Trail. 2 plumbers
discovered the bodies.

Investigators said the slayings were drug related.

One of the victim's vehicles was recovered at an H-E-B in the 6500 block
of FM 78.

(source: San Antonio Express-News)