Man arrested in Orange County mobile home park shooting that killed 1, injured another, deputies say

Marcos Antonio Alquicira faces 1st-degree felony murder charge

Marcos Antonio Alquicira (Orange County Sheriff's Office)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – An arrest has been made in a November shooting at an Orange County mobile home park that killed a man and injured a woman, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies said Marcos Antonio Alquicira, 20, was arrested Monday accused of the shooting at The Groves mobile home park.

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The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to the park on Nov. 27 in reference to a car that crashed into a building and found two people with gunshot wounds. Neighbors told deputies they heard gunfire before the crash, records show.

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Yohan De La Riva, 22, was taken to the hospital where he later died. The passenger, a 22-year-old woman, was also taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Details of what led up to the shooting have not yet been released.

Alquicira faces first-degree felony murder, attempted armed robbery with a firearm and aggravated battery with a firearm.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.