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Border Patrol makes gruesome discovery

(Man found hanging from a windmill)…Border Patrol agents made the discovery Thursday afternoon.

The agents were tracking a group of suspected illegal migrants. At just before 3:00 in the afternoon they had tracked the group to the wind farm in Ocotillo. That is when the found the man hanging from one of the windmills. The man was dead. Chief Deputy Coroner Sergeant Thomas Garcia said the man, a 40 year old from Honduras, was partially up the base of the windmill. His identity is being withheld until his family can be notified. Garcia said it is possible the man was part of the group being tracked by Border Patrol agents. He said an investigation into the death is on going and no determination has been made at this time. The Sergeant said an autopsy is pending to determine a cause of death and to answer other questions.