$2M Cash-Only Bond For Airman Charged With Murder In Arizona

Aug 7, 2020

Bail has been set at $2 million cash-only for a U.S. Air Force airman charged in the killing of a Sunday school teacher who was living in northwestern New Mexico.

 

Mark Gooch has been charged in the murder of Sasha Krause earlier this year.
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Mark Gooch became eligible for bond after the deadline passed for prosecutors to seek the death penalty in the case. He faces life in prison if convicted of first-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Sasha Krause. She disappeared from a Mennonite community outside Farmington earlier this year. Her body was found in a forest clearing near Flagstaff. An Arizona judge considered more than a dozen factors in setting the bail amount during a hearing in the case Thursday.