Police arrest prime suspect in the murder of a Wellton woman

Police arrest prime suspect in the murder of a Wellton woman

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Yuma, AZ- The all out man hunt for Jose Jimenez Junior also known as "Rascal" is over Yuma Police captured him near the 900 Block of S Avenue C.

According to Yuma Prosecutors Jimenez is the prime suspect in the murder of Christal Figueroa they say he is her ex-boyfriend.

Figueroa was found dead in the oranges groves South of Yuma over a week ago.

Right now Jimenez is facing murder charges on the 1st degree, kidnapping, aggravated assault, and the possession of a weapon by a prohibited person.

Early this morning police also arrested James Torrez and Daniel Torrez brothers who are associates of Jimenez they were booked for hindering prosecution in the 1st degree.

Now Yuma Police still need your help finding 20-year old Jorge Rios who is also known as "Pelon" he should be considered armed and dangerous.

If you know the whereabouts of Rios or have any information regarding the murder of Figueroa you're urged to call 9-1-1 or 78-crime to remain anonymous..

All 3 men are due back in court this week.

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