A Suspect Arrested for Pointing Gun At a Couple and Killing Their Dog


Image Above: The Suspect (Credit: SiouxLandProud.com)

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – A man was arrested on a warrant for killing a dog and pointing a gun at a couple in September.

According to court documents, a man was asked by his cousin to visit his house in Sioux City on September 18, around 12:30 a.m. The man’s cousin arrived with two friends, one being Esai Lopez, 22. After going outside, drinking and getting loud, the man’s girlfriend left with their kid.

Later, the man said the three other men had to leave. The man’s cousin asked him for drugs, who denied having any. As the cousin started to yell at the victim, Lopez pointed a gun at the man’s head. The victim ran and was picked up by his girlfriend who was driving home.

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