Arrest in '08 Wilmington murder

June 5, 2009 8:11:50 AM PDT
On July 2, 2008 a body was found sitting in a car in Wilmington, Delaware. Nearly a year later, police have announced an arrest in the case.On Friday, police announced charges against Alejandro Rodriguez-Ortiz, 18, of Newport, Delaware in the death of Angel Rivera, 26, of Wilmington.

Rivera's body was found last summer inside a Honda parked inside a garage in the 800 block of South Franklin Street. He had been shot in the head.

Rodriguez-Ortiz is currently in the Howard Young Correctional Facility for the killing of Rodrigo Monroy in September, 2008.

Rodriguez-Ortiz is charged with Murder 1st degree, possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by persons prohibited and conspiracy 1st.

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