A missing Visalia woman was found dead last week but police are still investigating the cause of her death.
At about 7 p.m. on New Year’s Day, Krickett Enriquez, 32, of Visalia was reported missing. While on patrol the next day, officers with the Visalia Police Department located Enriquez’s body at about 9:30 p.m. in the 1800 block of S. Garden St.
The Violent Crimes Unit took over the investigation and later arrested 50-year-old Hector Castillo Gonzalez of Visalia in connection with the homicide.
Enriquez suffered at least one stab wound, however the cause of death is still under investigation. Anyone who may have information regarding this incident is asked to call Det. Celeste Sanchez at 559-713-4739.