MAN FOUND DEAD IN VALLEY CENTER DIED OF GUNSHOT WOUNDS

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By Miriam Raftery
 
August 28, 2019 (Valley Center) – Yesterday, Sheriff’s deputies responded to conduct a welfare check on a resident in Valley Center found a man’s body inside with trauma to his upper body.  The Medical Examiner has concluded an autopsy and determined that the victim, Andrew Billeci, died of gunshot wounds inflicted in a homicide.

Deputies investigating the home at 28020 Lake Wohlford Road found explosives and chemicals, so the Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson unit and Hazmat were called in.
 
“These items pose no danger to the public,” says Lt. Chad Boudreau.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Sheriff's Homicide Unit at (858) 285-6330/after hours at (858) 565-5200. You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477. 
 

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