Laguna Hills Man Arrested After Girlfriend Found Dead

LAGUNA HILLS (AP) — The Orange County sheriff’s department says the boyfriend of a Santa Barbara woman who was found stabbed to death in Laguna Hills has been arrested in Arizona.

The department said Sunday that 25-year-old Derek Pinski of Laguna Hills was arrested in Mesa, Arizona, on suspicion of killing Alexandra Tang.

Paramedics were called Saturday around 11:15 a.m. to a Laguna Hills home where they found the homeowner performing CPR on the 24-year-old woman.

Paramedics took over the first aid, but the Tang had died.

The sheriff’s department says Tang was stabbed inside the home.

Pinski is awaiting extradition to Orange County.

» Coroner Identifies Woman, 24, Allegedly Murdered By Boyfriend In Laguna Hills
» Person Of Interest Detained In Death Of Laguna Hills Woman, 23

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