Man Charged with South Sacramento Best Western Murder

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Mario Michael Mayorga, 35 (Courtesy: Sacramento Police Department)

Mario Michael Mayorga, 35 (Courtesy: Sacramento Police Department)

SACRAMENTO — Sacramento Police Detectives Thursday arrested a suspect in the death of a woman at a Best Western on Massie Court.

According to the Sacramento Police Department, Mario Michael Mayorga, 35, is being charged with the Nov. 25 homicide of Tina Louisa Morales, 48.

Motel staff discovered Morales, unresponsive, in one of their rooms. Investigators later found trauma to her head after she was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is still no additional information regarding the incidents that led up to Morales’ death.