Police have positively identified a body found in a grove of trees over the weekend. The Yuma Police Department says they were notified of the body on Friday morning. It is that of 29-year-old Christal Figueroa of Wellton.
Figueroa’s body was found near the corner of Avenue Two-E and County 17th Avenue.
Police are investigating the incident as a homicide. An autopsy is expected to be conducted on Tuesday.