4 Texas family members killed, suspect jailed without bond

Texas

Investigators and the Webb County medical examiners assess the area where multiple bodies were found on Thursday, April 16, 2020. A 20-year-old man was jailed without bond after four members of a Texas family, including a two-year-old child, were found dead. Laredo police received a report of a deceased person at a house about 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Officers arrived to find signs of a possible crime scene and none of the family members were present. A search of the area found three bodies in a vacant lot next door. Police say they then interviewed Lopez and found the child’s body a mile away. (Danny Zaragoza/Laredo Morning Times via AP)

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — A 20-year-old man was jailed without bond Friday after four members of a Texas family, including a two-year-old child, were found dead.

Samuel Enrique Lopez was booked into the Webb County Jail on Friday on two counts of capital murder.

Laredo police received a report of a deceased person at a house about 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Officers arrived to find signs of a possible crime scene and none of the family members were present.

A search of the area found three bodies in a vacant lot next door.

Police say they then interviewed Lopez and found the child’s body a mile away.

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