Isidro Salvador Rojas identified in possible homicide on 3100 block of South Dale Court

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More than two weeks ago, we told you about a body found in a car parked on the 3100 block of South Dale Court in Sheridan, an area captured in the graphic above (if you have problems seeing the image, click "View Larger Map"). The decedent has finally been identified as Isidro Salvador Rojas, 22. The Sheridan Police Department is still listing the incident as a "possible homicide;" no telling when officers will decide one way or the other. In the meantime, look below for the latest SPD release:

Date prepared: July 10

Subject: Possible homicide

On June 24, 2009 at approximately 10:43 am, Sheridan Police Officers responded to the 3100 block of South Dale Ct on a report of a vehicle that was parked on the side of the road with a possible body inside.

When the officers arrived they observed a deceased person in the vehicle

The investigation has revealed that the victim is identified as:

Isidro Salvador Rojas Age 22

Additional information will be passed along as it becomes available.

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