DA, family of Crystal Grebinger release statements following husband’s arrest in Brazil


UPDATE, 2/20/20, 3:20 p.m.: A press release from 15th Judicial District Attorney Keith Stutes said his office has been aware of the breaking news in the case since Feb. 18, but since the investigation is ongoing, they are declining to release any information or to comment on the case at this time.

ORIGINAL POST: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) A man from Acadiana, accused of killing his wife is now in custody in Brazil.

Sean Grebinger is suspected in the death of Crystal Grebinger whose been missing since 2013.

Mark Rigsby has the details.

According to Federal Police in Brazil, Sean Grebinger was arrested Tuesday afternoon.

They say U.S. authorities revealed substantial evidence of him killing his wife Crystal Grebinger and hiding her body, as well as a history of abuse and violence against

She was 32 years old when she disappeared in February, 2013.

She had just filed for divorce and was staying in a women’s shelter.

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