Arrest Made in Farmington Mennonite Woman’s Murder

A U.S. Air Force airman from a base in Arizona is under arrest for the murder of a Farmington Mennonite woman. The Coconino County Sheriff’s office in Flagstaff said yesterday that investigators made the arrest of Airman First Class Mark Gooch at Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, west of Phoenix. Investigators with the Coconino County Sheriff and San Juan County Sheriff say Gooch is responsible for kidnapping and murdering Sasha Marie Krause. The 27-year old was kidnapped outside her Mennonite Church in Farmington in January and her remains were found near Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument near Flagstaff in February. More details will be made available as the ongoing investigation advances.