Deputies launch title of lady discovered gravely injured in Vista; dying deemed a murder


Sheriff’s officers on Monday launched the title of a 41-year-old lady who died after an argument turned bodily on a Vista avenue final week, and her dying is taken into account a murder, a sheriff’s official mentioned Monday.

Fallbrook resident Mayra Mejia’s reason behind dying is pending, murder Lt. Chris Steffen mentioned in a information launch. He additionally mentioned a suspect has been recognized, however held again on releasing extra info, citing “investigative causes.”

About 8 p.m. Wednesday, somebody reported seeing an altercation on South Santa Fe Avenue close to Service Place, simply south of Monte Vista Drive.

Deputies arrived to seek out Mejia injured, with indicators of trauma to her higher torso, Steffen mentioned final week. She was taken to a hospital however died that evening.

Witnesses or anybody with details about the incident is requested to name the Murder Unit at (858) 285-6330. Nameless suggestions could be left by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477, or on-line at

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