Robber murders homeowner victim

Investigators have a suspect in the case of a man who was tied up and suffocated in his home in San Rafael de Turrialba.

Family members found the body about 8:30 p.m. Saturday, said the Judicial Investigating Organization. The agency identified him as a retired teacher with the last name of  Saborio.

The victim was tied hands and feet. Agents said he suffocated because he was gagged.

Agents said that witnesses identified a man seen in the vicinity of the home. The motive is believed to have been robbery.

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