VISTA–A woman who was found dead in her mobile home in the unincorporated area of Vista last week has been identified, according to San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office
The victim has been identified as Vista resident Donna Hixon. The cause of death was strangulation, according to the Medical Examiner’s Office.
Hixon’s death Nov. 18 has been ruled a homicide, authorities said Monday.
Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call of a possible assault with a deadly weapon in the 1000 block of La Rueda Road. When deputies arrived, they were directed to a motorhome which was parked near the rear of the La Rueda Road property. Deputies entered the motorhome and found the victim dead inside.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the homicide detail at (858) 9742321/after hours at (858) 565-5200. You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.