CNMI – Body of Woman Found in Abandoned La Fiesta Mall on Saipan


Guam – Police in Saipan have found the body of a woman in the abandoned La Fiesta mall in the San Roque section of Saipan..


Department of  Public Safety PIO Jason Tarcon confirmed for PNC News that the body of an adult female was found. He would not say what the cause of death was,  nor would he comment on whether or not the woman may be the missing 37 year old Emerita Relata Romero.

READ the Release from DPS HERE

The body however was discovered during the course of a search for Romero today which involved dozens of volunteers. PNC Correspondent Brad Ruzala was among the volunteers searching for the woman. He tells us Police called off the search for Romero just before 3 pm once the body was found.

On Monday, police in Saipan issued a missing person report for Romero who worked as a bartender. She was last seen early around 3 am Sunday morning getting into a green or blue colored sedan which was traveling south by the Garapan Market.

Police say about the time of her disappearance they received a call from Romero’s cell phone, that was quickly cut off.