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A California man was arrested and charged on multiple occasions after attempting to drown his wife before attempting to bury her alive in the sand.
Jose Luis Mares , 23, a resident of the Moreno Valley, was arrested last night on charges of attempted murder, assault, domestic violence, wrongful imprisonment and breaking the law.
Moreno Valley man accused of trying to drown, bury wife alive at San Diego County beach https://t.co/BQMaBQVMuu Jose Luis Mares III
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The incident occurred Wednesday evening on Coronado Beach in San Diego, the Coronado City Police Department said in a statement on Thursday.
Mares and his wife, whose identity is not yet known, arrived on the beach Wednesday evening and eventually got into an argument “when the suspect started attacking his wife,” police said.
“He tried to throw it in the ocean and then bury it in a hole in the sand,” police said.
The woman managed to escape and ran from the beach into the street, where passers-by found her. The police received an emergency call around 9 p.m. the woman “who claimed her husband had just tried to kill her on the beach”.
First responders took the woman to a trauma center in San Diego.
Police later found mares hiding in the courtyard of a house less than a mile away.
Online records show that Mares was admitted to San Diego Central Prison Thursday and is being detained without being tied. It was not immediately clear whether he had been given legal representation or whether he had pleaded guilty at the time.