The Indian River County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest Saturday evening in connection to the death of a woman found in a Gifford area canal.
Detectives arrested Marcus Rosier, 37, on three felony charges of tampering with evidence, two counts of abuse of a dead body, and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon.
No murder charges have been filed. The investigation is ongoing.
Rosier knew the victim, Maria Guadalupe Romo, 33, who was found in a canal in the area of 28th Avenue near 41st Street on Friday.
Rosier is being booked into the county jail.
No further information is available for release at this time.
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