SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) – Sacramento police on Sunday morning announced the arrest of three people in connection with the murder of a 19-year-old woman found in an apartment in July.

Detectives identified 20-year-old Raymond Hainta as a suspect in the murder of 19-year-old Rebecca May Rochelle Chaquies.

Chaquies’ mother told FOX40 that she found her daughter’s body on the morning of July 12 at her home on Occidental Drive near Great Falls Way.

“I tried to call her but she didn’t answer,” said Chaquies’ mother in July. “I just didn’t feel good. So I had to check on her to make sure she was okay. “

The family of a 19-year-old woman murdered in a Sacramento apartment speaks out

When her family found her, Chaquie’s body was seriously injured and was pronounced dead on arrival by the authorities.

During their investigation, Sacramento Police arrested 41-year-old Amy Hainta and 51-year-old Andrew Kearny on Thursday for an accessory to murder.

Detectives said Raymond Hainta was arrested by law enforcement officers in Atlanta, Georgia on Friday and remains in custody.

Police officers booked Amy Hainta and Kearny into the Sacramento County Main Prison.

Sacramento Police are investigating after a 19-year-old woman was found seriously injured at home

Detectives are still trying to pinpoint a motive for the murder, but they said the victim knew Raymond Hainta before she died.

No further information about the suspect or the victim was released.

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