Robertson Co. man wanted for murder found in Knoxville

Robertson Co. man wanted for murder found in Knoxville

Hugo Morales-Correa (Source: Knox County) Hugo Morales-Correa (Source: Knox County)

KNOXVILLE (WATE/WKRN) - A Robertson County man wanted for the murder of his wife was arrested Sunday in Knoxville.

Hugo Morales-Correa, 33, was wanted for the death of his wife, Maria Carmen Mora, according to Nashville station WKRN.

Morales-Correa was traced to a home in the 7000-block of Old Rutledge Pike and was taken into custody around 10 p.m. without incident.

Mora's family contacted investigators about her death, which led authorities to find her body in Robertson County.

Morales-Correa is expected to be transported to the Robertson County Detention Facility at a later date.

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