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Body Of Man Found In Ventura County Orchard Identified; Homicide Confirmed

Posted on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 6:28pm

Authorities are now identifying the body of a man found in a Ventura County orchard over the weekend, and say the death was definitely a homicide.

The body of Moises Azpeitia-Garcia was found just after 8 a.m. Saturday by a farm worker off the 4000 block of Price Road, in the Somis area.

Following an autopsy, officials say the death of the 22 year old Oxnard man was definitely a homicide.

Ventura County Sheriff’s Department detectives are looking for possible leads, especially anyone who might have been in the area late Friday night, or early Saturday morning, and might have noticed anything unusual.

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