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Police Search for Murder Suspect Who Escaped in Victim’s Car

FONTANA, Calif. (KTLA) — Authorities were investigating the death of a man found dressed in women’s clothing inside a Fontana apartment Tuesday.

The body was discovered at 4:35 p.m. by police responding to a call of a disturbance in the 7900 block of Bennett Avenue.

murder-stolen-mercedesWhen they arrived, officers found the front door unlock, and the body in the living room, police said.

Neighbors told police they witnessed a man was seen leaving the home in the victim’s black 2004 Mercedes C240 sedan license plate No. 7AAY925.

He was described as Black, in his late 20’s to early 30’s, 5 feet 8 inches tall with a medium build.

The man was also seen taking clothes and a computer from the home.