Police make arrest in 1982 cold case murder of Vacaville teen girl
Vacaville Police Department / KRON
Marvin Ray Markle

By Emily Kirschenheuter, KRON

VACAVILLE, Calif. -- (KRON) -- Police in Vacaville have made an arrest in the cold case homicide of a teenage girl from 34 years ago, officials announced Wednesday.

De Anne Lynn Johnson was killed on Nov. 15, 1982 at the age of 14 when she had left to go to a party but never returned home.

Marvin Ray Markle, 51, was taken into custody on a murder charge in connection with Johnson’s death, Vacaville police said.

Further details on the crime will be released today at 11 a.m. Vacaville police along with Johnson’s mother are expected to speak.

FULL STORY: Police make arrest in 1982 cold case murder of Vacaville teen girl - KRON

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