Crime

Couple found murdered inside their home in Piru identified

PIRU, Calif. - A man and a woman were found dead inside their home in Piru, an unincorporated area of Ventura County, and the Ventura County Sheriff's Office is investigating this case as a homicide.

The couple was discovered by authorities on Monday, Sept. 25, shortly before 2:30 p.m. at a home in the 4000 block of Citrus View Drive, after a concerned family member contacted 911.

Investigators said the married couple suffered fatal injuries but did not elaborate further. They spend hours at the home collecting evidence and interviewing potential witnesses in an effort to identify any suspects in this case.

The victims have been identified as Camarino and Adela Vergara.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to call Detective Carlos Macias at 805-384-4761. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may do so.


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