Lafayette police identify man found dead on Christmas

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

LAFAYETTE (Jan. 7, 2015) – Lafayette police have identified a man whose body was found on Christmas Day.

Police said Primitivo Flores, 26, Lafayette, was employed at Teppanyaki Grill. His body was discovered on Dec. 25, 2014, in the 3300 block of Sagamore Parkway.

Two people, William A. Paz, 42, and Juan Alberto Imul Pop, 26, were arrested in connection with the case. Police said both had worked with Flores at Teppanyaki Grill.

Tippecanoe County Coroner Donna Avolt ruled Flores’ death a homicide and said he died from a severe loss of blood.

Toxicology results were pending in the case.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s