Another arrest made in case of murders in La Fortuna

Judicial agents have detained a second man in the murder of a La Fortuna hotel owner and his two sons.

This is the murder case involving the Hotel Mountain Paradise. Killed were Geovany Soto, 52, and his sons Mauricio, 29, and Emanuel, 20.

The murders took place early Feb. 9 in two locations in the La Fortuna countryside.

The arrest Tuesday was in Tirrases de Curridabat. Detained was a 32-year-old man, said the Judicial Investigating Organization. A first suspect was detained five days after the crime in La Fortuna. At the same time Tuesday agents entered a home in La Fortuna in search of evidence, they said.

Editor’s Note; This story ran in a late edition of the Tuesday paper.

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