Annapolis boy, 17, charged as adult in murder case

Annapolis boy, 17, charged as adult in murder case

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WBFF) - A 17-year-old Annapolis boy is being charged as an adult in the murder of another 17-year-old boy whose remains were found last year in a wooded area, according to Anne Arundel County police.

Marcos Melendez-Gamez, of Martha Court, is charged with first-degree and second-degree murder in the death of Neris Bonilla-Palacios.

Bonilla-Palacios' body was found in a wooded area on Oct. 3, 2017.

Melendez-Gamez is being held without bail in the Anne Arundel County Detention Center.

This remains a "very active" investigation and anyone with information is asked to call 410-222-4731. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700 or Metro Crime Stoppers.


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