Elderly man found murdered in El Cajon home

Posted at 6:07 AM, Jan 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-08 18:55:33-05

EL CAJON, Calif. - Homicide detectives sought Friday to determine who killed a man found bludgeoned to death in a home near El Cajon.

Deputies responding to a reported death in the 9900 block of Bridon Road in Flinn Springs found the body of Bren Fisher, 64, about 9:30 a.m. Thursday, according to sheriff's officials.

An autopsy determined that Fisher was a murder victim, Lt. Kenneth Nelson said. The cause of his death was blunt-force trauma, the lieutenant said.

No suspects in the case had been publicly identified as of late Friday afternoon.

Anyone with information on this death was asked to call the sheriff's homicide bureau at 858-974-2321. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477. All tips can be made anonymously.