The Midland Police Department that a man was arrested in connection to the disappearance and death of the Texas woman Madeline Molina Pantoja.
Texas Woman Went Missing, Her Remains Found After a Week
Texas woman Madeline Molina Pantoja, 20 years old, went missing for almost one week and her remains were found on Saturday. Prior to the discovery of her dead body, the police authorities opened an extensive investigation a day after she was reported missing.
In a published article in FOX News, she was last seen alive around 11 p.m. on May 10 at 1711 West Francis. A “24-hour basis” had been operating to search for the missing Texas woman Madeline Molina Pantoja. They also worked with other law enforcement agencies in connection to this matter.
Midland Police Chief Seth Herman released a statement together with the Federal Bureau of Investigation during a Press Conference on Friday. They said that the Texas Rangers, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Midland County Sheriff’s Office join the investigation. Meanwhile, her body was found on Saturday at County Road 190 and County Road 1160 in Midland.
Man was Arrested in Connection to the Disappearance and Death of Pantoja
According to the published article in CNN News, police authorities took under their custody a man named Mario Juan Chacon Jr., 24 years old, as the primary suspect. The Midland Police Department also added that he was already charged with murder.
Furthermore, an autopsy will be conducted in Dallas County as part of the ongoing investigation to determine her cause of death.