Baxter Street death investigation suspect charged with murder

Julio Rodriguez was initially charged with domestic and aggravated battery in the death of his wife, Lucia Aviles Segura.

Posted: Jun. 1, 2018 2:38 PM
Updated: Jun. 1, 2018 2:39 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- The man arrested in connection with a woman's death Wednesday morning is now facing a murder charge. 

Julio Rodriguez was initially charged with domestic and aggravated battery in the death of his wife, Lucia Aviles Segura. He is now charged with murder after he allegedly cut Segura's neck with a machete Wednesday morning. 

Rodriguez will face a judge Monday morning for his initial hearing. 

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