Idelfonso Castillo Del Real mugshot

Mug shot of 20-year-old Idelfonso Castillo Del Real.

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Police have arrested a suspect accused of shooting and killing another man Sunday night in Phoenix.

It happened in a parking lot of an apartment complex near 48th Street and Thomas Road.

Police say Idelfonso Castillo Del Real, 20, got into an altercation with the victim, 33-year-old Rafael Lopez-Sanchez. It led to Castillo Del Real shooting Lopez-Sanchez.

Lopez-Sanchez was rushed to a hospital where he died.

Castillo Del Real fled the scene. Police say he was located on Monday and booked into Maricopa County Jail.

He is being charged with first-degree murder.

The investigation remains ongoing.

 


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(16) comments

ObeyLaws

Typical Hispanic conflict resolution technique - violence. Anyone still surprised by this behavior? Of course not. It's just tiresome (and a HUGE drain on tax resources - the criminal justice process costs money.)

Daddy

How many people do you think this loser has carved up in Mexico for one of the cartels?

Djamz

Is everyone that has a last name that’s not smith ,Johnson or dip f*** from Mexico

Daddy

Djam - Pretty sure I know the culture better than you.

Daddy

Finish The U.S. Border Wall. Stop The Crisis.

theazdude

Oh wait, this didn't happen on the West side? Where is "Daddy" on this one?

nuusmaan

Daddy, et. al. Sometimes I wonder if they're trying to start a civil war. What other point would there be to pitting one part of town against others?

theazdude

Thought about that myself...

JF Conlon

me too

Daddy

You can't fix a problem if you pretend it doesn't exist nooseman.

crasher13

East Valley, what do you expect? ;-)

theazdude

Ha!

Daddy

The East Valley is Fountain Hills, Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, and unfortunately Mesa.

Daddy

Yaaaaawn, one compared to thousands.

Daddy

theaz - My focus is first the West Valley, then the Valley of the Sun and the State of Arizona in that order. Thought you knew? Catch up.

theazdude

Great story David Baker, the single sentence wonder

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