Colin Patrick Dudley
Colin Patrick Dudley is identified as the former boyfriend of missing Parkland woman, Kassandra Cantrell, who is reportedly charged in connection with the death of his pregnant ex-girlfriend, whose body discovered deceased at the bottom of a cliff in a nearby city, according to authorities.
Cantrall had been missing for nearly a month, Q13 FOX of Seattle reported.
Kassandra Cantrell’s Missing News
The investigation had focused on the boyfriend almost immediately. The woman had been reported missing by family members two days after leaving the family’s home on August 25. They had become concerned when Cantrell missed a scheduled ultrasound appointment regarding her pregnancy, the newspaper reported.
Cantrell went missing on the morning of August 25 after she left her family’s house in Parkland.
Colin Patrick Dudley Arrested After Cantrell’s Body Discovered
Cantrall, of Parkland, was found in University Place, a small city about 6 miles west of downtown Tacoma.
The former boyfriend of Cantrall, Dudley, was reportedly arrested Tuesday, hours after the body of his pregnant ex-girlfriend was found at the bottom of a cliff in a nearby city.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Tuesday the arrest of Dudley
Colin Patrick Dudley Under Investigation
Investigators said 37-year-old Dudley was taken into the Pierce County jail from his home in Tacoma after SWAT team members found the dead body of Kassandra Cantrall.
A spokesman for the sheriff’s office confirmed Dudley was booked into the Pierce County Jail on suspicion of murder. It was not immediately clear if the bond had been set in the case.
Previously, investigators had obtained a security-camera video showing the boyfriend arriving at a Tacoma parking garage in Cantrell’s Mazda 3 sedan and leaving in a truck, the News Tribune reported.
Dudley was scheduled to face first-degree murder charges, Q13 FOX reported.