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Arraignment Wednesday for suspect in estranged wife's murder

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VISTA (CNS) - Arraignment is scheduled Wednesday for a man accused of stabbing his estranged wife to death in Carlsbad last weekend.

Pedro Zurita, 49, was arrested after authorities found the woman's body about 8 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot of a business park on Van Allen Way, where she worked as a custodian.

Family members identified the victim as 37-year-old Ariflor Gonzalez. They said the couple separated three months ago after 21 years of marriage.

Pedro Zurita was booked on suspicion of first-degree murder and was being held without bail pending arraignment.

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