Suspect charged in restaurant employee murder - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Suspect charged in restaurant employee murder

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(WMC-TV) - A suspect has been charged in the murder of 19-year-old Aaron Vasquez who was killed outside the El Toro Loco restaurant.

According to Memphis police, Vasquez was working at the restaurant last week when he was stabbed to death while taking out the trash. He was transported to The MED where he was pronounced deceased.

Through a thorough investigation, homicide investigators charged 19-year-old Cordricus Arnold with first degree murder in perpetration of aggravated robbery, evading arrest, and resisting official detention.

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