Young woman found dead in burning car

TEMPE, AZ – The family of a young woman found dead in a burning vehicle near Tonopah, Arizona, has appealed to the public for help in solving her murder case. The incident occurred over seven months ago. Mercedes Vega, 22, was last seen on the evening of Sunday, April 16, heading to meet friends at a Dave & Buster’s restaurant. Surveillance footage captured Vega in her Tempe apartment parking garage just after 9 p.m. She …

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Woman stabbed in the neck by ex-boyfriend outside of car wash

TEMPE, AZ – A 35-year-old man, Ivan Munoz-Ortiz, was taken into custody on Sunday after allegedly stabbing his former girlfriend multiple times in the neck at a local car wash. The incident, which took place in broad daylight, has left the victim in critical condition and the community in shock. The violent encounter took place at a Cobblestone Auto Spa near Interstate 10 and Elliot Road. According to the police, the victim was found in …

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