Update: Salina police investigating weekend homicide

Raul Lopez-Vargas
Car at the scene. (Courtesy Todd Pittenger/KSAL)

SALINA, Kan. (KSAL) – Police in Salina are investigating a homicide after a man’s body was found Sunday morning. It happened in the 700 block of Seneca Avenue just after 10 a.m.

When police arrived, they found a body in the back seat of a 2003 Lincoln Town Car.

The victim inside was identified a 52-year-old Raul Lopez-Vargas of Solomon.

Police said they are still investigating. Police are encouraging anyone with information to contact the Salina Police Department at 826-7210. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may contact the Salina/Saline County Crime Stoppers hotline at 825-TIPS.


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