Woman found in Daly City structure fire was killed prior: police


DALY CITY, Calif. (KRON) — Daly City police officers and firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire last week.

On Jan. 15, officials responded to 85 Kent Ct. in Daly City around 8 a.m.

While evacuating the apartment building and working to contain the fire, firefighters located a woman dead inside an apartment.

The woman was identified as 34-year-old Veronica DeNitto.

Investigators determined the cause of death was a homicide.

Authorities identified the suspect as 36-year-old Renato Yedra-Briseno of San Francisco.

Daly City investigators obtained a $10 million arrest warrant for Yedra-Briseno. Anyone with information about the case or his whereabouts are encouraged to contact the Daly City Police Department.

No other details were immediately released.

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