An Early Morning Disturbance Leaves One Grand Island Man Dead on Saturday
An early morning disturbance leaves one Grand Island man dead. Two other local men have been arrested for the murder. Now police are looking for help to figure out what caused the deadly attack early Saturday morning.
Two Grand Island men are under arrest. Police arrested 47-year old David Lopez five hours after the 41-year old victim was found. Another man, Jose Espinoza was arrested later Saturday afternoon.
Just after one o'clock Saturday morning, officers were called to an address on the East side of town. to “aid” a man with stab wounds to his neck. By the time they arrived at the scene, Kendall Wertz was already dead. Both Lopez and Espinoza are being held in the hall county jail.. They are both awaiting felony charges of first degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony. Police still aren't sure what started the violence.