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Cecilio Cruz is accused of the murder of 17-year-old Marisol Gonzalez in Cottonwood 17 years ago.

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Cecilio Cruz murder case moves to Prescott

Interest in nearly two-decade-old case revived by TV show

A murder case will move from the Verde Valley to Prescott, as a man accused of a 17-year-old Cottonwood murder will get a new judge here.Cecilio Cruz has long been a suspect in the 1997 murder of Marisol Gonzalez and her unborn son, but police could not make the case strong enough for trial.


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