Arrest Made in Connection to Odessa Man's Murder

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

FEDERAL WAY, WASHINGTON - Seattle Police have a suspect in custody in the beating death of a young man from Odessa.

Investigators tell NewsWest Nine, they arrested 22-year-old Steven D. Bauder in connection with the murder of 25-year-old Noel Lopez.

Police made the arrest on Thursday night.

Lopez's body was found Monday morning at a construction site in downtown Seattle.

The autopsy report revealed Lopez was brutally beaten.