LOS ANGELES — Police have arrested a Los Angeles man in reference to the invention of the torso of a dismembered feminine physique and the disappearance of his spouse and her live-in mother and father.
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Saturday the arrest of 35-year-old Samuel Haskell. He has been jailed on suspicion of homicide whereas police try and determine the torso, which was discovered inside a bag in a dumpster on Wednesday.
The arrest was supported by proof from a search of Haskell’s house within the Tarzana space the place he lived together with his spouse, in-laws and three kids, police stated. Haskell’s 37-year-old spouse, Mei Li Haskell, has gone lacking alongside together with her mother and father. The kids have been positioned and are being cared for by family, police stated.
Police didn’t know if Haskell had an lawyer who may communicate on his behalf, and there have been no courtroom recordsdata instantly out there on-line to point if he had employed an lawyer or been assigned a public defender. Family members couldn’t instantly be reached.
Haskell was being held in lieu of $2 million bail, with a courtroom look scheduled for Monday. Multiple media shops have recognized Haskell because the son and namesake of a former government at a outstanding Hollywood expertise company.
Police recognized Mei Li Haskell’s mother and father as Gaoshan Li, 71, and Yanxiang Wang, 64.