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Friday, Nov 01 2013 06:23 PM

Coroner's office: Wasco man's death a homicide

By BREAKING NEWS BLOG

An autopsy Friday determined a Wasco man found dead earlier this week was the victim of a homicide.

Jose Luis Loya-Gutierrez, 46, was found Wednesday morning on the dirt extension of Jackson Avenue near an orchard about a mile east of Rowlee Road. Deputies have said the body displayed obvious signs of trauma.

The investigation is ongoing.

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