Body Discovered in Madera Victim of Homicide

March 13, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Deputies in Madera County say a body of a man found Friday was a victim of homicide.The body was found near Firebaugh on Chowchilla Canal Road.

The Madera County sheriff's department says the victim was shot to death in the head. X-rays were used to determine the cause of death.

The coroner will have to use dental records to identify the victim.