A 18 year old charged with murdering his 19 year old girlfriend he suspected of cheating on him is an illegal immigrant who was freed by the sanctuary county of Durham North Carolina.
Jose Bryan Guzman, was captured in Louisiana in September after being on the run for a week.
Per BRProud, Guzman is charged with killing 19-year-old Marlene Yamileth Portillo-Posada at an apartment complex in the 2900 block of Chapel Hill Road in Durham.
Her body was found on August 25 in the woods in the 6400 block of N.C. 751 in Chatham County.
On August 30, Durham police asked for the public’s help with locating Guzman,
Breitbart reports a suspect charged with murdering his 19-year-old girlfriend in August is an illegal alien living in the United States who was previously freed by the sanctuary county of Durham, North Carolina, Breitbart News has learned.
Jose Bryan Guzman, an 18-year-old illegal alien from El Salvador, is accused of murdering 19-year-old Marlene Yamileth Portillo-Posada — who he was apparently dating at the time — on August 24 by strangling her to death because Guzman believed Portillo-Posada was cheating on him.
After fleeing to Louisiana in September, the Durham Police Department and St. Landry’s Parish Sheriff’s Office were able to locate and arrest Guzman.
A law enforcement source confirmed to Breitbart News that Guzman is an illegal alien who arrived in the U.S. around September 2015 and was given a notice to appear in immigration court by Border Patrol. It is likely that Guzman arrived as an Unaccompanied Alien Child (UAC) and was thus released into the interior of the country.
As of this year, Guzman remains in deportation proceedings.