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Body Found in Vehicle Identified as Oceanside Resident

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. November 5, 2018, an autopsy was performed and an identification was made. Today, the victim’s name was released and he has been identified as 49-year-old Jose Guadalupe Ruiz-Rodriquez of Oceanside.

If you have any information regarding this case, please contact Oceanside Police Detective Ferrer at 760-435-4667