WKU Public Radio News Staff
Mon April 17, 2006
Two Slayings In Pulaski County
Somerset, KY – Pulaski County authorities are searching for suspects in two weekend slayings that left one man dead in his home and another shot in a trailer park.
Officials say 53 year old Roger Ferrell was found with stab wounds Saturday evening at his home in Eubank. Investigators say Ferrell was stabbed while fighting two men at his home and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The two suspects fled on foot.
Sunday, 31 year old Carlos Alberto Alvarado Garcia was found dead with gunshot wounds. Garcia's body was found beside a vehicle in Fairlawn Trailer Park in Somerset.
Authorities made one arrest in the case and are searching for another suspect.
Jose Manual Munoz of Somerset was arrested on drunken driving charges and other charges by a Stanford police officer and a Kentucky State Trooper.
Officlas say thr 45 year old Munoz had a shotgun in his possession when arrested. He was charged with complicity to commit murder.
Somerset police say his brother, 26 year old Quan Jose Munoz, is wanted on a murder warrant but remains at large.