KERR COUNTY, Texas – The Kerr County Sheriff's Office said a San Antonio man was arrested overnight and charged with killing his wife.
According to Kerr County jail records, Isidro Lopez Jimenez, 53, was arrested and charged with the murder of 34-year-old Angelica Jimenez and tampering with evidence with intent to impair a human corpse.
Angelica Jimenez was missing for a year before her remains were found in Kerr County last month.
The Sheriff's Office said the crime was committed on Oct. 25, 2015. Investigators said they were able to link Isidoro Lopez Jimenez to the murder through cellphone records.
The Sheriff's Office said Isidro Lopez Jimenez initially denied being anywhere near where his wife's body or where the vehicle vehicle was traced to after her disappearance, but records put him at the scene of both.
Isidro Lopez Jimenez is currently being held on a $500,000 bail.