Laken Riley: Suspect in College of Georgia killing didn’t know sufferer and isn’t a scholar on the campus, police say

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An examination on Friday revealed she died from blunt pressure trauma, Clark mentioned at Friday’s information convention.

Clarke County Sheriff’s Workplace

Jose Antonio Ibarra, 26, was arrested on Friday.

“This was a really remoted incident,” Clark mentioned on the Friday information convention. “We haven’t had a murder on the College of Georgia in nearly 30 years.”

Police have executed a search warrant at Ibarra’s condo as they proceed to gather proof.

UGA earlier introduced police had recognized an individual of curiosity who was being questioned amid an intense seek for the scholar’s killer.

Diego Ibarra, 29, who’s from Venezuela like his brother and is undocumented, is charged with possession of a fraudulent doc and faces as much as 10 years in jail, the discharge says.

“We wish to stress that this continues to be an energetic ongoing investigation,” college spokesperson Greg Trevor mentioned.

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Regulation enforcement search an Athens condo advanced after executing a search warrant and taking Jose Antonio Ibarra into custody.

Riley’s youthful sister, Lauren Phillips, shared a young message about her on Instagram Friday.

“One of the best sister and my inbuilt greatest good friend from the very first second,” she wrote. “I’m unsure how I’m going to do that nevertheless it’s all going to be for you any further. I can’t wait to provide the largest hug sometime. I’ll miss and love you perpetually Laken.”

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