Woodburn Homicide Suspect In Custody (Photo)
Yesterday, members of the U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested 20 year old Ramon Pena-Cornelio in Sacramento, California. Pena-Cornelio was arrested for the February 6, 2014, stabbing death of 18 year old Ricardo Hernandez that occurred in Woodburn, Oregon. Pena-Cornelio's capture was a result of the collaborative efforts of the Woodburn Police Department; the agencies that comprise the U.S. Marshals Task Force, which includes the Oregon State Police; and with the assistance of the Sacramento Police Department.
Pena-Cornelio is being held without bail at the Sacramento County Jail with a scheduled appearance on March 7, 2014 at 1:30 P.M. A booking photograph of Pena-Cornelio is included with this release. The State of Oregon will seek extradition of Pena-Cornelio from California.
No other information is available for release at this time.