The 19-year-old college student disappeared from her Orlando apartment last September. She was found dead one week later.
Following the announcement that an Orange County Sheriff's Office deputy has been suspended without pay for failing to investigate the Miya Marcano case properly, the family of the 19-year-old and their attorney are speaking out.
Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday signed a bill that will require apartment landlords to conduct background checks on employees, a response to the September murder of a Valencia College student.
The Miya Marcano Foundation is continuing to make an impact in Florida.They are launching the ‘Safe and Secure Apartment Accreditation’ program on Friday.
Police say 19-year-old Miya Marcano was killed by a maintenance worker who had a key to her apartment.
Paola Marie Miranda-Rosa was last seen more than a week ago. Her car was found at Wekiwa Springs State Park.
The prime suspect in Miya Marcano's disappearance and death, Armando Manual Caballero, was reportedly found dead from an apparent suicide.
Deputies say Miya Marcano was murdered by a maintenance worker from her building who used the master key.
The new details released this week detail more about what deputies found when Miya was first reported missing.
The family of Miya Marcano, the young woman found dead after investigators say she was killed by a maintenance man at her apartment complex, is remembering her through a foundation created in her name.
Miya Marcano, 19, was last seen on Friday, September 24, at the Arden Villas apartments in Orlando. Her body was discovered after days of searching.
A Celebration of Life was held for Miya Marcano on Wednesday. Loved ones got the chance to say goodbye to the 19-year-old Valencia College student.
Loved ones of 19-year-old Miya Marcano said their final goodbyes on Thursday. Marcano was laid to rest in a custom blue casket, wrapped with an image of her angelic face and topped with a crown befitting of a queen.
Miya’s parents have also formally launched the Miya Marcano Memorial Foundation to help families of missing persons.
The family of Miya Marcano has announced that a Celebration of Life will be held the day before her funeral and burial in South Florida.
The Marcano family is in the process of finalizing funeral arrangements.
Miya's body was discovered at the Tymber Skan condos on Saturday.
The cause of death of Miya Marcano has not been released. Miya's family attorney believes critical hours were lost early in the investigation.
Miya's body was found in a wooded area near the Tymber Skan Condominiums in Orlando on October 2.
Deputies discovered what they believe to be Miya’s body near the Tymber Skan Condominiums on Saturday.