Police received a call around 12:30 a.m. June 14 about a man hanging from a fence post in front of an apartment complex in the 800 block of South Baker Street in Santa Ana.
Later identified as Hipolito Tapia Bravo, the 26-year-old Santa Ana landscaper was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was just a few blocks from home.
Bravo was last seen alive the night of June 13.
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The condition of the corpse, the way the body was positioned and evidence found at the scene lead police to believe Bravo was strangled with a rope and then hung on the the 5-foot chain link fence post . . . for the whole world to see.
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