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OPD Investigating Body Found in Vehicle at San Luis Rey Trail Access as a Homicide-updated

Update: The victim in this incident has been identified as 49-year-old Jose Guadalupe Ruiz-Rodriquez of Oceanside.

Oceanside CA— In the early morning hours of Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 2:42, Oceanside Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 500 block of Douglas Dr.

It was reported that the vehicle, a black Ford SUV, had been parked at that location for several days. When officers arrived they discovered a body wrapped in a tarp in the back seat of the vehicle.

Yesterday, November 5, 2018, an autopsy was performed and an identification was made. The victim was a Hispanic male adult in his 40’s.  The name of the deceased is not being released until notification to the family has been made. This case is being investigated as a homicide.

Please contact Oceanside Police Detective Ferrer at 760-435-4667 if you have any information regarding this case.