(Shooting victim identified)….He was 36-year-old Mark Anthony Ayala.
El Centro Police say Ayala was fatally shot by Narcotics Task Force Agents last Thursday. An Autopsy was performed Friday. Reports are Ayala was shot several times. El Centro Police are investigating the incident. According to a release issued by the El Centro Department, NTF agents engaged the armed suspect in the 500 block Woodward in El Centro Thursday evening. El Centro Police Commander Ramirez said Monday morning that additional information may be released soon, but as for now, there were no updates on the shooting.