An Arizona man allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend, killed him, and dumped his body in the open desert.
Jerssen Perez, 18, allegedly staked out his ex’s house in Phoenix on Wednesday until 19-year-old Oscar Ortega came out at around 2:30 a.m., azfamily.com reported, citing court documents.
Perez forced Ortega into his car at gunpoint, the report said.
When Ortega texted his girlfriend he’d been kidnapped, Perez tried to snag his phone – then shot Ortega multiple times, according to azfamily.
Perez dumped Ortega in the desert, then stuffed the dead man’s clothes, bullet shells, and other evidence in a backpack, which he hid in a large bush.
He later confessed the murder to his family and handed them the gun, the