Police: Texas man confessed to killing pregnant sister

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This undated photo provided by The Colony Police Department in The Colony, Texas shows Eduardo Arevalo. Arevalo has been charged with capital murder for strangling his pregnant sister and then leaving her body in an alley, authorities said Monday, Dec. 23, 2019. Officers found the lifeless body of 23-year-old Viridiana Arevalo in the Dallas suburb of The Colony, Sunday, five days after she had been reported missing, according to a statement from the city’s police department. (The Colony Police Department via AP)

THE COLONY (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old Texas man has been charged with capital murder after confessing to killing his pregnant sister, writing a fake suicide note in her name and leaving her body in an alley.

Officers arrested Eduardo Arevalo Sunday after finding the lifeless body of 23-year-old Viridiana Arevalo in the Dallas suburb of The Colony.

Police say Arevalo killed his sister in their home on Dec. 16 and later told officers he was embarrassed by her and believed she would not be a good mother.

Police say he is in jail and doesn’t have an attorney.

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