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Arrest Warrant Issued in Mass. Woman's Murder

Police are looking for 32-year-old Emilio Delarosa, who was identified as Wanda Rosa's ex-boyfriend and the child's father



    Search for Murdered Woman's Ex-Boyfriend Continues

    Authorities are looking for Emilio Delarosa, the ex-boyfriend of slain 29-year-old Wanda Rosa and the father of her child. (Published Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016)

    A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man suspected of murdering his ex-girlfriend in Methuen, Massachusetts.

    The victim, 29-year-old Wanda Rosa, modified her restraining order against her ex-boyfriend, 32-year-old Emilio Delarosa, three months before she was found dead in her home, according to court documents.

    Police announced Tuesday afternoon that an arrest warrant had been issued for Delarosa, the father of Rosa's 4-year-old child.

    Rosa was found dead inside her home Monday morning. Her child was found inside unharmed. 

    Police released photos of Emilio Delarosa's tattoos. A warrant has been issued for his arrest in connection the murder of his ex-girlfriend, Wanda Ross, the mother of his child.
    Photo credit: Massachusetts State Police

    Rosa had filed a restraining order against Delarosa, who also has a criminal history. He served four years in prison for assault and battery on Rosa in the past. 

    According to court documents from June, Rosa modified her restraining order to allow Delarosa to have contact with her son again so they could "do things together as a family."

    Delarosa, who is on the run, is not considered to be a danger to the public, according to the district attorney.

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