BORREGO SPRINGS (CNS) - A 52-year-old man has been arrested for bludgeoning and strangling a man in Borrego Springs Saturday.
Brett Leslie Boynton, 55, was found dead Saturday morning. His cause of death was determined to be blunt force trauma with possible strangulation.
Boynton's roommate, Mark Peter Waugh, 53, was arrested and booked into jail Sunday on suspicion of one count of murder, according to sheriff's detectives.
Waugh was detained Saturday morning as a person of interest after deputies were called to the 400 block of Verbena Drive at about 7:45 a.m. There, they found Boynton dead with signs of trauma to his upper body, according to Sheriff's Homicide Lt. Kenneth Nelson.
Waugh was being held at the Vista jail until his arraignment in Superior Court scheduled for later this week.
A transient accused of fatally stabbing a man after they got into an argument near a 7-Eleven store in Poway pleaded not guilty Friday to a murder charge.
Coastal rail closures could complicate the commute for the thousands of people expected at Women's Marches set for downtown San Diego and San Marcos Saturday, though additional transit options are being made available.
A man arrested in the doctor's lounge at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa after claiming to be an anesthesiologist pleaded not guilty Friday to a felony charge of treating the sick without a certificate.
People who bought new homes in Otay Ranch's Village of Escaya can start moving in Friday - later than planned but after the developer took steps to address methane found at the site.
Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump’s proposed wall with Mexico found their imposing heights should stop border crossers, The Associated Press has learned, a finding that’s likely to please security hawks but raise concerns about costs and environmental damage.
Two of the region's largest federal enterprises, military bases and border patrol, are unlikely to face major disruptions in the event of a looming government shutdown that experts say likely is to occur at midnight.
Unicorn Fest is sure to be a blast. There will be lots of vendors selling unicorn themed food, drinks, treats, clothing, accessories, and performers that are sure to entertain.
He's known for several of his hilarious roles in films like 'Dumb and Dumber', 'Something About Mary', and 'Half Baked'. Harland Williams is in town this weekend at American Comedy in the Gaslamp.
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