Men Found Bound and Shot in Del Puerto Canyon

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Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a double homicide on Del Puerto Canyon Road, west of Patterson.

The fire department was called to the scene just before 7 a.m. Saturday, responding to a medical aid call.

What emergency personnel found on the side of the road, however, were two adult men bound and shot to death.

The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department was called and they have taken over the investigation.

Detectives have not identified the victims at this time, although they are described as Hispanic. Any further information is being withheld as detectives continue their investigation.

Del Puerto Canyon was closed all morning, but was reopened sometime after noon.

Cecilio Padilla contributed to this report.

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