Three family members in custody
Three family members are arrested for the murder of a Newton, Mississippi woman. According to WLBT, first responders received a call around 10:30 am on Sunday, September 6. They arrived at 989 Pecan Road and found Marian Roncali dead at the residence. After first responders suspected Roncali’s death as foul play, police arrested 46-year-old Carlos Roncali. According to WTOK, investigators later issued arrest warrants for Carlos Roncali’s mother and father, Sherry and James Roncali.
Currently, Roncali is being held at the Newton County Jail. WLBT reports that police charged Roncali with kidnapping and capital murder. His bond has been denied. After further investigation, police arrested Sherry and James Roncali with accessory before-the-fact of capital murder. Their bond is set at $25,000. Officials are still investigating the motive behind Marian Roncali’s murder. They have yet to release any additional information regarding how Roncali died.