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Murder warrant issued in Iowa shooting with South Dakota ties

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Martin Castellanos / Sioux City Police Department Martin Castellanos / Sioux City Police Department
Adrian Rojas-Hernandez / Sioux City Police Department Adrian Rojas-Hernandez / Sioux City Police Department
Ricardo Jaime Vital / Sioux City Police Department Ricardo Jaime Vital / Sioux City Police Department

SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- A murder warrant has been issued for a 20-year-old sought in the killing a Sioux City man whose body was found in a South Dakota ditch.
    
Sioux City police said Wednesday that Martin Castellanos remains on the loose. Investigators say Castellanos is suspected of shooting to death 20-year-old Adrian Rojas Hernandez on Sunday morning in Sioux City. South Dakota authorities say Hernandez's partially burned body was found later Sunday in a ditch alongside a gravel road about five miles east of Interstate 29's Exit 64 between Canton and Sioux Falls.
    
Sioux City police say 22-year-old Ricardo Jaime Vital has been arrested and charged as an accessory after the fact.

 

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