UPDATE: Verduzco-Lopez was arrested on Halloween. Click here for details.
MOAB, Utah (ABC4 News) – Moab police are looking for a suspect they believe shot and killed a man in a trailer park Sunday morning.
Moab City Police Department responded to a trailer court near 250 Walnut Lane after receiving a call of a fight in progress.
When officers arrived they were contacted by a resident and led to a trailer where they discovered an individual deceased from apparent multiple gunshot wounds.
The male victim has been identified as 30-year-old Edgar Luna Najera.
Tuesday, police confirmed Martin Armenta Verduzco Lopez was the suspect in the case. He is also known by the street moniker “Omar.” Moab police have obtained a warrant for his arrest. They said they reached out to federal law enforcement partners as they begin coordinating a manhunt.
Officials say Lopez may have left the Moab area traveling to Grand Junction, Colorado. Investigators say he is also wanted out of Denver for an aggravated assault that occurred there earlier this year.
If you have any information, please contact the Moab Police Department at 435-259-8938.