IRVINE (CBSLA.com) — A 21-year-old suspect accused of murdering a man at a construction site in Irvine has been arrested, police said Friday.
According to the Irvine Police Department, Jacob Michael Margo, of Santa Ana, was arrested on Thursday after multiple search warrants were served.READ MORE: Battle Over Homelessness Heating Up Yet Again In Venice
Officers said Margo is accused of murdering Octavio Jesus Alcala, 19, of Santa Ana, on the morning of June 5, 2015, at a construction site located in the area of Wolf Trail and Orchard Hills.
Upon arriving to work that morning, employees found Alcala’s body lying face-down in a remote, graded construction area that did not have any buildings. The Irvine Police Department was notified and officers responded to the scene.READ MORE: Police Seek Public Assistance Locating 22-Year-Old Matthew Darwin, Last Seen Sunday In Santa Clarita
Authorities have not yet clarified the cause of death.
The investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: Actor Sidney Poitier Died Of Heart Failure, Prostate Cancer
Anyone with additional information regarding this case has been urged to contact the Irvine Police Department at (949) 724-7170.