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Three arrested in connection with the killing of a Charlotte man

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Gaston County police arrested three people accused with the murder of Miguel Angel Valle Romero.

Police arrested Doris Maribel Alvarado-Peraza and Maynor Hernan Ortega in Georgia Friday where they awaiting to be transferred back to Gaston County. 

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On Tuesday police arrested Elmer Alexander Lopez in Charlotte in the 5800 block of Orr Road.

Romero's body was found on a roadside at the end of Sawbill Lane in Gastonia December 22, 2017. The area is in the Mallard Crossing neighborhood near Crowders Creek Road.  

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Alvarado-Peraza faces a first-degree murder charge in the case, Gaston County police say. Officials say Alvarado-Peraza was an acquaintance of Romero.

Officials say further details about the case can't be released at this time. 

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