Alleged Hazleton Murderer Extradited from Mexico
HAZLETON — An alleged murderer was brought back to Luzerne County from Mexico on Tuesday.
Police in Hazleton and the Luzerne County District Attorney’s office accuse Oscar Lozano-Garcia of strangling Maria Brea in Hazleton back in December of 2012.
According to U.S. Marshals, Lozano-Garcia was arrested in Mexico in January of this year and was being held in a prison in Mexico.
Lozano-Garcia will be arraigned Tuesday night in Luzerne County.