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Joshua Tree hikers found locked in embrace died in murder-suicide

Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:15 pm
by Jim_b
Two hikers whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park earlier this week were killed in a murder-suicide, investigators said Friday.

The San Bernardino Sheriff's Department Morongo Basin station said in a statement that Joseph Orbeso, 22, shot and killed his girlfriend, 20-year-old Rachel Nguyen, before turning the gun on himself. ... icide.html