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Man arrested, charged with murder of Anaheim woman after San Marcos crash

San Diego County Sheriff's Department
Posted at 9:30 PM, Aug 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 00:30:44-04

(KGTV) — A man taken into custody last week after he was involved in a San Marcos crash and authorities discovered a dead body in his pickup truck has been arrested for murder and turned over to Anaheim Police.

Anaheim Police say Abdulaziz Munther Alubidy, 30, was booked into Anaheim Detention Facility and is being held without bail.

The San Sheriff's Department says Alubidy was involved in a crash just after 4 p.m. late Friday at San Marcos Boulevard and Rancho Santa Fe in San Marcos. When deputies responded and looked inside his Toyota Tundra pickup truck, they discovered the body of 56-year-old Jessie Villesca of Anaheim.

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Deputies said Villesca's injuries indicated she was murdered. Alubidy was detained at the scene.

Anaheim Police were contacted after deputies say they found evidence indicating Villesca had been killed near W. Corporate Way and N. Muller Street in Anaheim earlier on Friday.

Anaheim homicide detectives have taken over the investigation. Detectives didn't discuss any possible motives or any further details. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Anaheim Police at 714-321-3669.