In Texas, an 18-year-old named Cesar Olalde has been taken into custody on charges of murder. Olalde is accused of brutally murdering his parents and two siblings, one of whom was just five years old.
According to reports, Olalde claimed that he committed the heinous act because he believed his family members were “cannibals” who were plotting to eat him.
In suburban Texarkana, a man named Cesar Olalde was taken into police custody on Tuesday following a confrontation. He has been charged with the capital murder of multiple individuals, which carries a sentence of either life in prison without parole or the death penalty.
According to reports, police in Nash, a city with a population of approximately 3,800, responded to a call regarding a man who had allegedly harmed his family and was threatening to take his own life. The officers went to the residence of the individual in question, identified as Olalde. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the adolescent was in concealment and that relatives were present on the premises.
As per the affidavit provided by Nash Police Officer Craig Buster, the teenager, who was locked inside, contacted the police and confessed to shooting his family by stating that he had “pulled the trigger and shot his family.”
Suspect Cesar Olalde has been arrested in connection with the killing of a family.
Following successful negotiations with Olalde, law enforcement officials proceeded to enter the residence where they discovered the remains of Rubén Olalde, Aida García, Lisbet Olalde, and Oliver Olalde, all located within a bathroom.
According to the affidavit, it was observed that the victims had been shot at different areas within the residence and subsequently moved to the bathroom.
According to sources, spent cartridge cases were discovered in various locations within the residence, and there were indications of blood splatter on multiple surfaces.
According to the affidavit, Joseph Flieder, a colleague of Lisbet Olalde’s, visited her residence due to her absence from work that day. After knocking on the door, there was no answer.
According to reports, Flieder and a family member arrived at the scene and proceeded to enter the premises by force. Once inside, they were met by César Olalde. According to reports, the teenager purportedly aimed a firearm at the individual on several occasions and also exhibited a blade.
According to the affidavit, Flieder informed the responding officers that Cesar Olalde claimed to have murdered his family on the grounds that they were cannibals and were plotting to consume him. A bail of $10 million was set for Olalde, who has been incarcerated.
According to neighbor Robert Ward, the victims were a “beautiful family” consisting of “extremely nice” and “hard-working” individuals. According to him, the daughter had recently completed her college education and had aspirations of becoming a teacher.
Additionally, he stated that Cesar was a respectable individual. He had plans to enroll in an apprenticeship program with the goal of becoming a plumber. Jeremiah Reynolds, the fiancé of Lisbet and a graduate of Texas A&M University-Texarkana, shared a poignant message on his Facebook page on Wednesday.
He expressed his love for Lisbet by stating, “I will love you to infinity and beyond.” The individual expressed their affection by saying “my love.”