Two people arrested in connection to 2018 Wabash County homicide

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Two people are in custody in connection to the Wabash County killing of 21-year-old Alexis Serrano.

Indiana State Police say 36-year-old Jose Maya-Sandoval of Fort Wayne and 33-year-old Gerardo Ruiz-Aviles of Indianapolis are each facing a murder charge.

Serrano was reported missing June 6, 2018 before his body was found in a wooded area of the Mississinewa State Forest on June 28, 2018.

An autopsy conducted on July 1, 2018 revealed that Serrano’s death was a homicide.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information relating to the homicide is asked to contact the State Police Peru post at 1-800-382-0689 or 765-473-6666.