David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 10-014
- For Immediate Release:
- Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- January 11, 2010
- Contact Person:
- Debbie Carter : firstname.lastname@example.org
- (813) 247-8060
Law Enforcement Nabs Suspect Connected To Triple Murder In Brandon
Esteban Merchan was arrested in Pennsylvania last night.
- January 8, 2010
- Time: 10:15 PM
- 222 East Boundary Street
- York, PA
Esteban Merchan, DOB 6-17-90 was arrested at 222 East Boundary Street in York, PA on January 8, 2010 at approximately 10:15 p.m. Merchan was arrested by the York Police Department and the U.S. Marshals Office. Investigative information led detectives to the residence where a SWAT team made the arrest.
Merchan was booked into the York county jail on the outstanding warrant:
Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon (related to the Triple Homicide) that occured the end of December at 507 Oakwood in Brandon. (press release 09-349).
Deputies had issued the warrant for Merchan for the attack on the only
surviving victim, Ralph Arroyo.
It is unknown at this time when Merchan will be extradicted back to