Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown announced the remains of the 22-year-old college student were obtained Wednesday in Logan Canyon. It has been almost a week since 31-year-old Ayolla Ajayi was detained in Mackensie’s assassination.
Ajayi was charged with aggravated murder in the slaughter of Lueck after authorities stated the investigation revealed a fresh dig area, charred female human tissue, and items belonging to Lueck in Ajayi’s backyard.
Lueck, 23, disappeared after joining an unknown individual around 3 a.m. on June 17 near a park in Salt Lake City, where she had been dropped off by a Lyft driver, according to police. Police stated Ajayi was the last person Lueck was interacting with before her disappearance and that phone records designated they both were present in the area around 3 a.m.