Orville Rivera, 32, was caught during a routine traffic stop in Delaware.
- POLICE & FIRE
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Cobb County police have identified Sunday's victim as Nutrition Amatol, 28, of Marietta. (Note: Friends have since said the correct name is Neriton Amaral.) Orville Francisco Cotto Rivera is charged with felony murder, police spokesman Sgt. Dana Pierce said in a news release. The investigation continues, and police ask anyone with information about the stabbing to call 770-499-3945. A traffic stop in Delaware resulted in the arrest of the man suspected in Sunday’s fatal stabbing of a Marietta man in East Cobb. Orville Rivera, 32, of Atlanta is being held in lieu of $1 million cash bond pending his extradition to Cobb County, the Wilmington, DE, News Journal reported. A Delaware State Patrol trooper arrested Rivera around 2 p.m. Monday on …
Cobb County police found the 28-year-old outside an East Cobb restaurant early Sunday.
- POLICE & FIRE
Sunday, October 16, 2011
A Marietta man was fatally stabbed early Sunday outside East Cobb Mexican restaurant Los Bravos. Cobb County police officers responding to a call about a man armed with a knife arrived at the restaurant about 3:20 a.m., according to a press release from Sgt. Dana Pierce. The officers found a man with multiple stab wounds in the parking lot at 1360 Powers Ferry Rd. The wounded man, 28, was dead upon arrival at a hospital. Police are withholding his name until they notify his family. Witnesses said the killer fled in a red Cadillac CTS. The restaurant is in a small strip mall at the northwestern corner of Powers Ferry and Terrell Mill roads. It is beside Brumby Elementary School. Police ask anyone with information about the stabbing to call …