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Officials Identify Man Shot to Death on Altadena Horse Trail

ALTADENA, Calif. — Officials identified a man found fatally shot in the head along a horse trail in Altadena.

The man was identified as Marcus Anthony Nieto, who had a listed address in West Covina, the San Gabriel Valley Tribune reported.

The male Hispanic adult was discovered about 8:14 a.m. on Saturday  in the 3800 block of Canon Boulevard, at the northern end of Altadena, according to sheriff’s Deputy Don Walker.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

An autopsy hasn’t yet been carried out, the Tribune reported.