Quincy man arrested in Moses Lake after human remains found in his room

Martin Diaz
Credit: Quincy Police Department

QUINCY, Wash. — Moses Lake Police arrested 30-year-old Martin Diaz after a bag of human remains was found in his bedroom.

Diaz’s family called police to report a foul odor coming from the large bag. Officers found a dead body inside and quickly launched a homicide investigation.

Diaz, 30, was not home at the time, but was found near the Big 5 on Straford Road and arrested after a short chase.

Quincy homicide suspect arrested in Moses LakeMartin Diaz, 30, was arrested this afternoon behind Big 5 in Moses Lake….

Posted by Moses Lake Police Department on Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The Grant County Coroner’s Office was called to the scene and will be conducting an autopsy on the body that was found.