23-year-old Eugene man suspected of killing girlfriend

Jessica Elizabeth Frank, 19, found dead on Saturday

Erick Joaquin. (LCSO)
Erick Joaquin. (LCSO)

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a Eugene man in connection with the death of his girlfriend.

Officers had responded Saturday to a report of “suspicious circumstances” to find 19-year-old Jessica Elizabeth Frank dead inside a Eugene home.

Her 23-year-old boyfriend, Erick Joaquin, was arrested on an unrelated warrant. Police say further investigation led to his arrest on suspicion of murder for Frank’s death.

The suspect was booked into the Lane County Jail.

KOIN 6 News Staff contributed to this report.