submit a death
Stephanie Sanchez (17) was stabbed to death by her Youth Pastor boyfriend because she was pregnant with his child
Published: May 15, 2006 @ 12:00 AM
Stephanie Sanchez (17)
Dec 12, 2005
Cause of Death:
Stabbed by Youth Pastor
San Antonio, TX
view their profile
Police arrested a 22-year-old former youth pastor Tuesday in connection with the fatal stabbing of his pregnant 17-year-old girlfriend.
Adrian Estrada surrendered to police early Tuesday and was charged with capital murder. He is being held in the Bexar County Jail on $500,000 bond.
Estrada is accused of stabbing Stephanie Sanchez, who was three months pregnant with their child, inside her West Side home Monday afternoon.
"An argument broke out, which turned physical," said San Antonio Police Department spokesman Joe Rios. "At one point, he choked her and then stabbed her multiple times."
Rios said Sanchez's father arrived at their home in the 400 block of Precious Drive at 4:30 p.m. and found the victim lying on the floor near the front of the home, covered with blood but still breathing.
Emergency medical technicians were unable to revive the senior who attended El Sendero Assembly of God Academy.
Sources told KSAT 12 News that Estrada was active with the youth ministry at the academy until he resigned Oct. 15.
Robert Lera, principal at the academy, had no comment on the suspect, the victim or the incident.
Estrada has no criminal record and police have no record of violence involving the couple.
According to an arrest affidavit, police obtained a search warrant and collected evidence from Estrada's apartment and impounded his Camaro, which witnesses reported seeing flee from the scene of the crime.
A Former Youth Pastor Arrested In Pregnant Teen's Fatal Stabbing
go back to article archive list
article loaded in 0 ms
Will Carrigan (24) took his own life
Pauline and Hilton Carrigan got a phone call on Christmas morning to tell them that their 24-year-old son Will was missing.
Ashley Mullins (28) was pregnant when she died from a heroin overdose
Mullins, Ashley D. (Carson), 28, of Louisville, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016. She volunteered at the Charity Bingo Hall, raising money for Male High School.
Jackson Baker (20) was found dead in a harbour after going missing from a nightclub
BAKER JACKSON LEE Aged 20 Years Late of Carrington Formerly of Newcastle
Actor Ron Lester (45) died from complications of kidney and liver conditions
Actor Ron Lester, who was perhaps best known for playing the loud, oversized lineman Billy Bob in the 1999 film "Varsity Blues," has died of organ failure. He was 45.
Rashaun Lloyd (25) was shot after he pointed a gun at police
Police fatally shot a 25-year-old man after he pointed a gun at them during a confrontation outside a Bronx housing project early Sunday morning, authorities and witnesses said.
Copyright © 2009 MyDeathSpace.com