21-year-old Los Banos man found dead near I-5
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Merced County deputies are investigating a murder.
A driver spotted the victim's body in a rural area near Volta Road and I-5 Friday evening.
Merced County deputies believe he was left there after being shot in another location. Authorities have identified the victim as 21-year-old Olen Bates of Los Banos.
Detectives are still looking for a motive and suspects.
Anyone with information can contact the Merced County Sheriff's Office.
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