Deadly Double Homicide Uncovered in Yuma County Residence

YUMA COUNTY, Ariz. – Authorities in Yuma County, Arizona, are investigating a possible homicide after a man and a woman were found dead in a residence on Chico Lane. The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call about a possible burglary and discovered the deceased individuals. The victims have been identified as 82-year-old Manuel Marquez and 79-year-old Patricia Marquez. Romeo Arellano, a 19-year-old suspect, has been arrested and charged with two counts of premeditated …

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Unsolved Murders of Yuma: Investigative Report Digs Deep into Cold Cases

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) – Cold cases in the city of Yuma have left many locals with unanswered questions over the years. These cases, spanning from 1969 to 2009, include unsolved murders that continue to haunt the community. The oldest of these cases involves the shooting death of a 20-year-old woman, Rhonda Fortney, in 1969. Since then, there have been 16 cold cases in Yuma, with the police department still actively seeking justice for the victims. …

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