Maricopa County Sheriff's Office identifies man, woman found murdered in Mesa trailer

MESA, AZ - The Maricopa County Sheriff's Department has identified two bodies found in a trailer Monday night.

Sheriff Joe Arpaio told ABC15 an older man and young woman were found dead inside the trailer behind a home near Main Street and Crismon Road.

The bodies have been identified as Philip Marquis, 70, and Leila Ziegler, 30.

Arpaio said five people lived inside the main residence and those adults walked over to the trailer and found the bodies.

Authorities said Marquis and Ziegler were the victims of a violent murder.

Police said the suspect(s) in these murders remains on the loose and is a significant danger to the community.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office at (602) 876-1011 or Silent Witness at (480) 948-6377

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