Man Under Guard At UCI Medical Center After Allegedly Murdering Wife, Attempting Suicide

HUNTINGTON BEACH ( — A 57-year-old man was under guard Tuesday at UCI Medical Center on suspicion of murdering his wife before allegedly attempting suicide at their Huntington Beach home.

Nelson Tuiolosega reportedly contacted family members Monday threatening suicide.

When the Huntington Beach Police Department arrived at the residence in the 1500 block of Huntington Village Lane around 9:45 a.m. they found Tuiolosega suffering from what appeared to be self-inflicted wounds.

Officers also found the suspect’s wife, Heather Tuiolosega, who was declared dead at the scene.

The suspected was transported to UCI Medical center in critical condition where he underwent surgery.

Tuiolosega is being held on a murder charge.

  • Bravo: News Anchor Jai Cunningham Boldly Protests DV On-Air! | Anne Caroline Drake

    […] survivor and news anchor at KHON2 in Hawaii. After his friend Heather Rosa Tuiolosega was allegedly murdered by her husband Nelson Tuiolosega in California, he had his head shaved on-air during Wake Up 2day.  He […]

blog comments powered by Disqus
Sandwich Generation

Listen Live