Warrant issued for murder suspect after missing woman’s body found

Posted at 4:42 PM, Jun 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-14 17:42:38-04

Corpus Christi police are looking for a man accused of killing a 28-year-old woman.

A murder warrant has been issued for 50-year-old Trinidad Perez,

Police say the Corpus Christi Police Department received information that a murder might have occurred at a residence in the 4900 block of Weber Road. 

Investigators were informed that 28-year-old Yvonne Villanueva was missing and foul play was suspected.

CCPD investigators working with the Nueces County Sheriff Office were able to locate the deceased Yvonne Villanueva on Wednesday, outside of city limits near Petronila.

Detectives say he was a known associate of the victim.   

Perez is described as a Hispanic male,  5’08”, 220 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Trinidad Perez please call 911.   

You may also contact Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) if you have any information about this crime and you wish to remain anonymous. 

Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest or conviction, it could earn you a cash reward.

You can also send an anonymous tip here.