BCSO arrests man for North Valley homicide

Posted at: 11/20/2012 12:05 PM
Updated at: 11/20/2012 5:32 PM
By: KOB.com staff

Photo: Arnold  Candelaria
Photo: Arnold Candelaria

Bernalillo County Sheriff deputies have arrested an Albuquerque man for a recent murder in the North Valley.

A woman's body was found at a home there more than two weeks ago.

Until today, deputies hadn't released many details in the investigation.

Arnold Candelaria is charged with murder in the death of Elizabeth Rodriquez, 33.

Her body was found at a home near Edith and Ranchitos NE.

Deputies discovered her body after her mother called and said she hadn't heard from her in days.

A criminal complaint says Rodriguez and Candelaria were dating.

It also says they had a history of domestic violence. Stay with KOB for updates on this story.