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Police identify victim from Saturday morning's homicide.

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Police identify victim from Saturday morning's homicide.

By Ina Ronquillo; Sasha Loftis . CREATED Nov 9, 2013 - UPDATED: Nov 11, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Police have identified the victim from Saturday morning's south side homicide as 50-year-old Michael Bettendorf.

Sgt. Chris Widmer with Tucson Police told KGUN9 that around 7:45 a.m. Saturday, his body was discovered with obvious signs of trauma at the El Pueblo Park at 101 West Irvington Road.

Officers pronounced him dead a the scene, according to Widmer.

Detectives responded to investigation and spoke to residents in the area and canvassed the
scene for evidence.

This investigation is still ongoing.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this homicide to contact 911 or 88-CRIME.