Fresno man involved in Sammy Mercado case wanted for murder

FRESNO, Calif.

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The Fresno County Sheriff's Department has announced an arrest warrant for murder, attempted murder, and weapons charges was issued for 21- year old Ernie Chanmany.

Deputies say 16-year-old Sammy Mercado was last seen on April 12th at a marijuana garden east of Sanger.

Chanmany was initially identified as one of the subjects possibly involved in Mercado's disappearance.

If you have any information on the suspect's whereabouts you are encouraged to call authorities.

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