Washington state Florida county Leon city Tallahassee Same-sex marriage Florida Washington state Florida county Leon city Tallahassee

Roommate Charged with Murder of Gay Marriage Activist

Reading now: 606

 Tallahassee Democrat. That contradicts earlier reporting that suggested Diaz-Johnston’s body had initially been transported to the Jackson landfill from a dump site in Okaloosa County, more than 150 miles away from his home.Last Thursday, Steven Yinger, a 36-year-old who has a history of burglary and theft convictions, was indicted on first-degree murder and other charges in connection with Diaz-Johnston’s death, including tampering with evidence, theft of Diaz-Johnston’s possessions and fraudulently using his personal information, reports The Washington Post.

He is currently being held without bail in the Leon County Detention Facility.According to the indictment, prosecutors claim that Yinger strangled Diaz-Johnston before moving his body and stealing his BMW and iPhone.

The killing was reportedly spurred by an altercation between the two roommates after Yinger allowed a meth addict friend to stay in their home for an extended period of time.

Read more on metroweekly.com
The website meaws.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News