FALLBROOK–The death of a Hispanic male found February 18 in a remote area of Fallbrook was ruled a homicide, the Medical Examiner’s Office said Friday.
The Medical Examiner’s Office report says the victim, approximately 55 years-old, died of a blunt force trauma to upper body.
Sheriff’s deputies received a call to respond to a remote section of Via Del Gavilan Road near Ranchitos Road regarding the discovery of a deceased person. When deputies arrived they found the remains of a partially decomposed Hispanic male adult.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Homicide Detail at (858) 974-2321/after hours at (858) 565-5200. You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477 and be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.