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Dead man found in Westport area is homicide victim
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Sheriff’s Department officials have confirmed that the man whose body was found near Service Road and Jennings Road in the Westport area southwest of Ceres on Sunday, Oct. 17 was a homicide victim.

Detectives have not stated how Santos Martinez, 26, was killed. His lifeless body was spotted on the north side of Service Road at 9:15 a.m.

Anyone with information is urged to call Detective Fisher at 525-7083; or submit anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers at 521-4636.