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For Immediate Release

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July 09, 2021 Jenna Rojas, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Southern District of California – San Diego (619) 964-6751
U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
Chicago Double Homicide Suspect Apprehended by U.S. Marshals

San Diego, CA – U.S. Marshals apprehended Anthony Lorenzi, wanted for murder by the Chicago Police Department, Friday afternoon in Chula Vista, California.

Lorenzi, 34, is wanted for the shooting deaths of a young couple, Gyovanny Arzuaga and Yasmin Perez, who were attacked and shot shortly after being involved in a minor car accident June 20 in Chicago. The incident left their two young children orphaned.

The U.S. Marshals San Diego Fugitive Task Force adopted the warrant for Lorenzi after information was developed that Lorenzi had fled to Southern California. The Marshals located Lorenzi and arrested him without incident near the intersection of Palm Avenue and Hollister Street in Chula Vista.

The U.S. Marshal San Diego Fugitive Task Force is comprised of the following agencies: San Diego Sheriff’s Office, Escondido PD, La Mesa PD, El Cajon PD, ATF, DEA, FBI, HSI, US Border Patrol, ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations, Chula Vista PD, National City PD, and California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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