EL MIRAGE, Ariz. — A 32-year-old El Mirage man was
arrested in the strangulation death of his girlfriend.
El Mirage police arrested Jesus Octoviano Tober in the killing of 24-year-old
Patricia Coat. Her body was found in an alley Friday morning.
Tober was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and is being held in
lieu of $1 million bond.
A police statement said a witness saw Tober assault the
victim early Friday morning before the couple went into a home across the street.