Menifee Mayor Neil Winter Dies at Age 65: City

The mayor for the city of Menifee has passed away, according to a news release on the city’s Facebook page.

Menifee Mayor Neil Winter is seen in a photo provided by the city.

Menifee Mayor Neil Winter is seen in a photo provided by the city.

Neil Winter, 65, passed away late Saturday evening, the statement read.

No other details were immediately available, but the city announced it would be issuing a full statement in the coming days.

Winter was elected in November 2016 after defeating incumbent Scott Mann, and he was only the third mayor since the city was incorporated in 2008, according to a report from the Press-Enterprise.