Seattle Woman, Marisela Botello Valadez, Who Went Missing In Dallas Found Dead, Murder Warrants Issued For 3 Suspects

Police said Marisela Botello Valadez, 23, was last seen alive on Oct. 5, 2020 and believed she was the victim of foul play.

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GEOFF PETRULIS: A Seattle woman who went missing in the Deep Ellum area of Dallas in October of 2020 has been found dead. Police said Marisela Botello Valdez was last seen alive on October 5 of last year. Her body was found on March 24 in a wooded area near East Beltline Road and Post Oak Road in Wilmer, Texas.

A suspect, identified as 49-year-old Nina Moreno, was arrested on March 25 in Miami, Florida and charged with capital murder. Two other suspects, 31-year-old Charles Beltran and 57-year-old Lisa Dykes, are at large and are wanted for murder. Police searched the Mesquite home of the suspects and found blood that matched the victim. Anyone who may have information as to the whereabouts of Beltran and Dykes is urged to call 911 immediately. Geoff Petrulis for CBS 11 News.