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Suspect in 2015 Topeka death arrested in Mexico


September 21, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a suspect in a 2015 homicide in Topeka has been arrested in Mexico.

The Marshals Service announced Thursday that 25-year-old Fernando Diaz, a known gang member, was booked into jail in Texas after his arrest.

The Topeka Capital-Journal reports Diaz is wanted for second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Christopher Galvan, who died three days after he was found shot in a car on July 27, 2015.

Diaz fled the state after a warrant for his arrest was issued in August 2015.

Diaz was booked into the Harris County Jail in Texas,...

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