Police arrest slaying suspect

For The Tribune

Angry about an affair his wife was having, a man drove to a Greenwood restaurant and shot the man she was involved with as he arrived for work, police said.

About 24 hours after the shooting outside Four Seasons Restaurant on State Road 135, police arrested Candelario Cruz-Trujillo, 37, of Indiana-polis, on a charge of murder. U.S. marshals found him at a home in Seymour at 6 a.m. Thursday.

Investigators quickly focused in on Cruz-Trujillo in the death of Miguel Angel Hernandez, 34, of Indianapolis. When they spoke with Hernandez’s wife and asked who might want to hurt her husband, she told them about the affair that had been going on between Hernandez and Cruz-Trujillo’s wife and the tension and threats between the two men, Greenwood Police Department Assistant Chief Matt Fillenwarth said.

The two knew each other, and Cruz-Trujillo knew that Hernandez worked at the

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Annie Goeller is managing editor of the Daily Journal. She can be reached at agoeller@dailyjournal.net or 317-736-2718.