Police arrest roommate in Dundalk man's death

Edwin Alexander Iglesias-Reyes, 20, charged with first-degree murder

By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun

2:43 PM EDT, August 21, 2012


Baltimore County police charged a 20-year-old Dundalk man Tuesday with first-degree murder in his roommate's death.

Edwin Alexander Iglesias-Reyes is accused of stabbing Victor DeJesus Portillo-Portillo, 26, of the 400 block of Scarsdale Road multiple times on Monday. Police said he then fled the home, leaving a trail of blood from the basement into a rear alley where a knife was found. Officers found blood around the surrounding neighborhood.

The roommates had gotten into an fight but police said it's unclear what the argument was about.

Iglesias-Reyes is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.


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