Law enforcement officers arrested Roberto Angulo, 27 in the street outside his home as he was allegedly beating his wife’s head against a wall. It is believed the suspect may have been under the influence of alcohol.
According to the daily Diario Extra, Angulo has been arrested for domestic assault against his wife as well as other crimes while under the influence of alcohol on multiple occasions in the past. His wife has now been placed under court-ordered protection.
The suspect has worked for three years as a municipal police officer in Escazu.