Unsolved Homicides
CASE: 86-9676

Victim: Tony Baca Lopez, Hispanic male, 61 years old
Date: October 29, 1986
Location: Pajaro River at Highway #129 / San Benito County Line, Watsonville, California

Tony (also known as "Teofilo") left his residence in Redwood City on October 25, 1986, to meet his friend, Jose Luis Delgadillo (also known as "Potro Loco.")Tony was last seen alive in the city of Watsonville. His family reported him missing on October 28, 1986, after he failed to return home as expected.Tony's body was found in the waters of Pajaro River the next day.An arrest warrant has been issued for Delgadillo who is believed to have fled to Guadalajara, Mexico. Tony's 1976 white Chevrolet Monte Carlo, License No. 857MQY, has not been located.

If you have information about this case, please call Sheriff's Investigations at (831) 454-7620 or email www.shf236@santa-cruz.ca.us.