32-year-old woman charged in Ruskin double homicide; another person sought

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A 32-year-old woman was denied bond Tuesday after she was charged with gunning down two people inside a Ruskin home.

Detectives are seeking to identify and interview the man in the picture to find out if he knows something about these murders. (Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office)

Samona Louise Ramey faces first-degree felony murder charges in connection with the shooting deaths of 33-year-old Juanita Donna Solorzano and 24-year-old Alex Martinez.

On Jan. 24, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of shots fired in the 2600 block of 14th Avenue SE and found two people dead inside the home.

A medical examiner determined both victims died of gunshot wounds. Authorities are calling their deaths a double homicide.

According to detectives, this was not a random act of violence and investigators have established a possible motive.

The agency also released an image of an unidentified man who may have information regarding the crime.

No further details are immediately available.

Ramey is scheduled for a pretrial detention hearing on Friday.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation should call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200. You can remain anonymous and you may be eligible for a cash reward if you call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477). Tipsters can also report online at http://www.crimestopperstb.com or through the P3 Tips Mobile app. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.


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