Yuma, Arizona - This morning. Jose ‘Rascal’ Jimenez was located and arrested by YCSO deputies in the 900 block of S. Ave C. He was turned over to YPD detectives for further investigation.
Jimenez was booked in jail for murder in the 1st Degree, Aggravated assault and kidnapping in reference to the murder of Christal Figueroa. He was also booked for his outstanding warrants out for his arrest.
Also Jose Torrez and Daniel Torrez, (Looney) both 22 years of age and both associates of Jose ‘Rascal’ Jimenez were contacted at the time of Jimenez’s arrest and were booked for hindering prosecution in the first degree.
Yuma Police Department detectives are still actively searching for Jorge ‘Pelon’ Rios in connection to this murder. Rios should be considered armed and dangerous. His name and photo were released yesterday to the media.