In a Facebook post on Tuesday (10/8) evening, the Yellowstone County Sheriffs Office announced that 22-year-old Diego T. Hernandez of Laurel was arrested in connection with the death of Lori Bray.

Sheriff Mike Linder confirmed on Facebook that Hernandez was transported to the Yellowstone County Detention Facility after being arrested on homicide charges at his Laurel residence on Tuesday evening. No further information was available as the investigation is ongoing.

57-year old Lori Bray's body was found on Wednesday, October 2nd about 2-miles from the Laurel casino where she worked. She had last been seen leaving the casino around 12:30am on Tuesday, October 1, according to AP reports.

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