Woman accused of killing senior at La Quinta care home to stand trial

Cristina Noelle Canimo, 32, appears in Riverside County Superior Court Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. She's accused of killing La Quinta resident Ronald Cla...

July 21, 2022
9:50 PM

Cristina Noelle Canimo, 32, appears in Riverside County Superior Court Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. She's accused of killing La Quinta resident Ronald Clarke, whose body was discovered in a trash bin on Nov. 21. A 35-year-old woman accused of torturing a senior to death and dumping his remains in a trash bin outside a gated community in La Quinta must stand trial on murder and other charges, a judge ruled on Tuesday. Cristina Noelle Canimo of Palm Desert is accused of killing 87-year-old Ronald Clarke during a November 2019 attack at a board-and-care facility.

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