Codi Slayton- Biography
Madera Couty’s sheriff’s department arrested the former Navy Codi Slayton as a result of the death of a 16-year-old girl from Madera County. Authorities are arrested, Cody Slayton, in Oceanside, and is now behind bars in Madera County.
Codi Slayton- Age
Codi Slayton is 19 years old.
Codi Slayton- Sheriff’s Office Statement
The sheriff’s office said the investigation into the death of 16-year-old Josephine Jimenez ended in December with the help of federal law enforcement agencies.
Codi Slayton- Investigations
“In an independent investigation, NCIS investigators identified an item that they thought could have been linked to our case with Miss Jimenez,” said Jay Varney, Sheriff Coroner of Madera County. Sheriff Varney said that through their investigation, detectives from the Madera County Sheriff found out that Slayton may have used social media as an online predator. “Slayton used social media apps to generate and keep in touch not only with Josephine, but also with young girls in California and possibly in other parts of the United States,” officials said.
The sheriff’s office believes that he and Josephine could know each other until the night of her death.
Codi Slayton- Murder Josephine Jimenez
Jimenez, 16, was the youngest in Madera’s high school when she died. His body was found in the countryside in the southern part of Madera County in October.
Codi Slayton- Arrested
Slayton arrested and faces a felony first-degree murder charge and is in jail on a $1 million bond.
Following a months long investigation into the suspicious death of 16 year old Josephine Jimenez, Madera County Sheriff’s Detectives took 19 year old Oceanside resident Codi Slayton into custody earlier today for charges of first degree murder. https://t.co/XW2WzQcC2G pic.twitter.com/RUpGbqIEpu
— Madera Co. Sheriff (@MaderaSheriff) January 17, 2020
Codi Slayton- 03 Facts to Know
- He is 19 yeas old.
- He belongs to Navy.
- He has murder charge of Miss Josephine Jimenez.