Mele Pleads Not Guilty in Laura Garza's Murder
Michael Mele was arraigned in an Orange County court on Monday in the death of Laura Garza.
Garza met Mele at a Manhattan nightclub in December of 2008 and her skeletal remains were found in April of this year in Pennsylvania. The 25 year-old Mele was a suspect in the case and is currently jailed for violating his parole as a sex offender. Mele has been charged with murder, manslaughter and evidence tampering.