MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - There are new troubling details about the death of Austin High School student 16-year-old Tania Rico.
Based on court records, her boyfriend, Bernandino Matias cut Rico’s throat during a fight last month in Decatur.
He is in the Morgan County Jail on a $250,000 bond.
Matias was arrested in Knoxville, Tennessee the day after the crime. He was extradited to Morgan County on Monday.
Tania was a sophomore at Austin High School.