UPDATE: Fort Stockton Police Searching for Suspect in Deadly Stabbing

Luis Orona
Luis Orona

FORT STOCKTON - Officials in Fort Stockton are on the hunt for a man who allegedly murdered his wife this morning.

Police are looking for 40-year-old Luis Bustamante Orona. He is wanted in connection with a stabbing death of his wife 26-year-old Mayra Fernandez Orona. The stabbing happened around 5:30 Saturday morning in the parking lot of the Stripes at 1000 N. Front St.

Orona was last seen wearing a collared polo shirt with orange/white/green stripes and blue jeans. He could be driving a 2010 Gray Dodge pickup bearing TX license plate AY6-5612.

Orona is from Fort Stockton and has family in Pecos. Orona is a Hispanic male, six feet tall, brown hair (balding), brown eyes, and weighs approximately 300 pounds.

If you see Orona or have any information of his whereabouts, you should immediately contact the Fort Stockton Police Department at 432-336-4600. Orona is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached.