Murder suspect extradited from San Diego - San Diego, California News Station - KFMB Channel 8 - cbs8.com

Murder suspect extradited from San Diego

Posted: Updated:

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — One of the suspects in the shooting death of a Colorado man whose body was found in Wyoming has been extradited to Boulder.

The Boulder County Sheriff's Office says 26-year-old Moises Cazares Mendez was extradited from San Diego on Friday night and will make his first court appearance Monday. He is being held at the Boulder County Jail on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of 25-year-old Nathaniel Tallman.

Prosecutors have charged 58-year-old Russell Britton with first-degree murder in Tallman's death, and investigators are looking for a third suspect identified as Daniel Ortiz.

Tallman, of Lafayette, vanished nearly two months ago after allegedly going to meet Britton for a marijuana deal. His body was found along a highway near Lusk, Wyo., on March 13.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Person of interest sought in North Park attack

    Person of interest sought in North Park attack

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:53:27 GMT
    Police Saturday released photos of a "person of interest" in the most recent assault in North Park and asked the public's help in identifying the man, who was seen in the area of the attack. 
    Police Saturday released photos of a "person of interest" in the most recent assault in North Park and asked the public's help in identifying the man, who was seen in the area of the attack. 
  • Horse rescued from Valley Center gives birth

    Horse rescued from Valley Center gives birth

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:33:11 GMT
    A horse rescued from a Valley Center property last weekend has given birth to a healthy foal.  
    A horse rescued from a Valley Center property last weekend has given birth to a healthy foal.  
  • Health officials warn about West Nile virus risk

    Health officials warn about West Nile virus risk

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:23 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:23:26 GMT
    A 73-year-old La Mesa man is recovering from a bout with an illness associated with West Nile virus, and an El Cajon woman probably contracted the mosquito-borne disease, as well, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Friday. 
    A 73-year-old La Mesa man is recovering from a bout with an illness associated with West Nile virus, and an El Cajon woman probably contracted the mosquito-borne disease, as well, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Friday. 
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Midwest Television, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.