(Body found in Brawley apartment)….It was discovered by Brawley Police, after the manager at the Ciudad Plaza requested a welfare check Friday.
Neighbors had complained about the smell coming from the apartment. The apartment was opened at around 9:45 Friday morning. Inside they found 47 year old Gerardo Lujan. Deputy Coroner Rodolfo Barron says Lujan had been dead about a week when his body was discovered. Barron says an autopsy will be conducted to determine a cause of death, but it is suspected the cause was drug related.