A Cheyenne man wanted for the murder of a 21-year-old woman has been arrested by a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper.
On Wednesday afternoon, authorities arrested 57-year-old Emigdio Lara, who is accused of murdering Victoria Juarez on June 26 in Cheyenne.
The trooper stopped Lara while he was walking westbound on Interstate 80 at milepost 367, in Laramie County. Lara lied to the Trooper several times about his identity. After the Trooper conducted a thorough investigation he was able to determine the subject was wanted out of Laramie County for second-degree murder. Lara was the taken into custody without incident.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol turned custody of Lara over to the Cheyenne Police Department detectives for their investigation.