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Coroner identifies 26-year-old man as the body found inside a silo in Shafter

Posted at 7:20 PM, Jun 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-26 22:20:49-04

SHAFTER, Calif. — The Kern County coroner has identified 26-year-old Allen Jeffrey Stracener as the body that was found in a silo in Shafter earlier this month.

On June 5 around 8:57 a.m. Shafter Police say they responded to reports from a Westside Farms employee that there was something suspicious inside a silo.

A postmortem examination was conducted on Stracener and the cause and manner of death are pending further studies.