Court papers say Pasco murder victim met violent end

Court papers say Pasco murder victim met violent end
PASCO, Wash. -- KEPR is continuing to cover the murder in Pasco on Friday. We now know the victim is 46-year old Tammie Acevedo.

The coroner has not released an official cause of death but court papers say Acevedo met a violent end. She was found beaten in the head, her throat slit, and her body hidden in a closet beneath a sleeping bag. Neighbors claim they heard screaming and cries for help at the apartment on Seventh and West Lewis.

Guadalupe Montejano is suspected of the death. A friend says he admitted to the crime. The 47-year old made a court appearance in Franklin County today.