By CBS13 Staff

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) – Two people were arrested in connection to a 2019 murder in South Lake Tahoe.

Alan Martinez-Perez has been charged with murder in the death of 61-year-old Jorge Campos, who was found dead in his home in December 16 of that year, the South Lake Tahoe Police Department said. A second suspect, Shannon Cecilia Simpson, was charged with being an accessory after the fact to the murder.

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South Lake Tahoe police said Martinez-Perez beat Campos to death in his home on Lodi Avenue.

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Police initially determined there was no criminal activity when they found Campos dead. An autopsy later found he had suffered blood loss resulting from blunt force trauma.

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Both suspects are expected to appear in court on Friday.