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Ventura County – Re-opening of a 2012 murder case.

On 10/26/2012, at 9:47 PM, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Headquarter Patrol Deputies responded to a gunshot victim at the intersection of Cortez Street and Salem Avenue in the unincorporated area of El Rio.  When patrol deputies arrived, they located (V) Edward Velasquez who had sustained a fatal gunshot wound to the upper body.  Edward Velasquez was pronounced deceased at the scene and the Ventura County Medical Examiner’s Office ruled the death a homicide.

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