RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A man suspected of killing three men execution-style at a Perris cemetery was arrested Thursday, more than 1,000 miles away, with 15 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle.
Jose Luis Torres Garcia, 33, was taken into custody Thursday morning in Cheyenne, Wyoming, where he is now awaiting extradition back to Riverside County, according to the sheriff's department.
Sheriff's officials said that law enforcement officers in Cheyenne spotted the fugitive in a silver 2007 GMC Yukon, pulled him over and detained him without incident. After confirming Garcia's identity, police took him into custody and jailed him at the Laramie County Detention Center.
Fifteen pounds of processed marijuana was seized from the vehicle, authorities said.
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