POMONA, Calif. — A jury has found a West Covina Filipino man guilty of fatally beating and stabbing his wife before leaving her body in the trunk of her car in the parking lot of the Hawaiian Gardens Casino.

Tomas Infante (pictured above) killed his wife, Charito Tolentino of West Covina, on Jan. 11, 2013, after a woman with whom he had been having an affair learned he was married, Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani said.

The Pomona Superior Court jury recently deliberated for about two hours before convicting Infante of first-degree murder, district attorney’s officials said.

“During the trial, the defendant’s son testified that his father told him he had killed his stepmother,” according to the District Attorney’s Office statement.

“Additionally, surveillance video at the casino, cell phone records and blood evidence at the home linked Infante to the crime.”

Prosecutors said Infante, 62, killed his wife the day after the woman he had been seeing learned he was already married and broke up with him.

“A day after the breakup, Tolentino went missing,” according to the District Attorney’s Office.

Infante reported his wife missing Jan. 12, telling authorities she had never returned home from work, according to Lt. John Corina of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau.

Worried family members began searching for Tolentino, 57, and with help from her cell phone provider, were able to find her SUV in the parking lot of the Hawaiian Gardens Casino, the lieutenant said.

The family notified sheriff’s deputies, who then found Tolentino’s body in the trunk of her vehicle.

An autopsy determined Tolentino had suffered three stab wounds to her neck and chest area, five lacerations on her head and multiple bruises on her head, face, hands and right forearm.

Detectives arrested Infante Jan. 14, after carrying out a search of the West Covina home he shared with his wife and their 17-year-old daughter.

Investigators found blood inside the attached garage of the home, as well as other evidence, Ardalani said.

Infante faces a maximum sentence of 25 years to life in state prison.