Family and friends celebrate life of Myriam Camarillo

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - After almost a week since Myriam Camarillo's body was discovered in a north Laredo home, loved ones had a chance to say their final goodbyes Thursday evening.

Friends and family members of Camarillo gathered for a memorial visitation to celebrate her life.

The 27-year old had been missing since the early hours of Sunday, July 7th after having been last seen in the downtown area.

Her body was then discovered inside a home on the 100 block of Saint. Pierre Street.

Shortly after, authorities arrested Joseph Stephen Carrizales, 26 who is now facing tampering with evidence charges.

The investigation is ongoing and an autopsy report to determine how Camarillo died is still pending.