Press Releases

Wednesday 09/28/2016 1:47 PM - Death Investigation

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Death Investigation
Date and Time of Incident: 9-27-16, Approximately 1:25 PM
Place of Occurrence: San Luis Bay Inn, 3254 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach
Victim Information: Leonardo Batris, 89, Murrieta, California
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: The Coroner's Unit of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office has identified the man whose body was found in the swimming pool of the San Luis Bay Inn in Avila Beach on 9-27-16. The man is identified as 89-year-old Leonardo Batris of Murrieta, California. An autopsy was performed today. The cause of death is listed as fresh water drowning. Toxicology results are pending.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 09/28/2016 1:48 PM