Update: Authorities identify man found dead in rural Paso Robles
Update posted July 9
–The deceased male found in rural Paso Robles has been identified as 20-year-old Primitivo Pacheco Ortega from the Paso Robles/San Miguel area.
Suspicious death being investigated in rural Paso Robles
Original story posted July 8
–On Sunday at approximately 6:45 a.m., the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office was contacted regarding a possible body spotted on the side of the roadway off of Estrella Rd. near Hog Canyon in rural Paso Robles. Sheriff’s deputies responded and found a deceased Hispanic male. Sheriff’s Detectives are conducting a suspicious death investigation at this time.
If you have any information regarding this suspicious death, please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (805) 781-4550. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling (805) 549-STOP (7867) or through their website: www.slotips.org.
No further information is available at this time.