Victim: Alejandra Gomez

Suspected Illegal Alien Murdered Mother and Kidnapped Daughter

Perpetrator: Gildardo Rosas Rodriguez

Crime Description:

On Sunday, June 11, 2006 Emilia Gomez, 23, was stabbed to death Sunday in a home in Linda Vista, CA and her 19-month-old daughter, Alejandra Gomez was abducted.

The suspect in the crime is Gildardo Rosas Rodriguez, an illegal alien from Mexico. Rodriguez, 31, also goes by the first names of Gildardo or Fernando.

Police issued an Amber Alert for Alejandra Gomez.

Rodriguez is not Alejandra's father but 10News learned the victim and Rodriguez may have three children together and they all live in Mexico. Police discovered the man is not a U.S. resident. They also cannot locate the missing child’s biological father.

San Diego police announced Thursday that investigators found Officials found Alejandra, who was unharmed, in Puebla, Mexico. Puebla is south of Mexico City.


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