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Victor Alfonso Pacheco, 25

Victor Alfonso Pacheco, a 25-year-old Latino, was found dead from blunt-force trauma Thursday, Aug. 6, in the 14900 block of Janetdale Street in Valinda, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. 

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies received a “person down” call at 3:20 a.m., according to a department news release. 

When they arrived, they found Pacheco lying in a dirt lot suffering from blunt-force trauma, according to the release.

The lot is in a residential neighborhood. 

Pacheco was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:43 a.m., according to coroner’s records. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

Jeanette Marantos 

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