According to authorities, Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators continued to follow leads this week regarding the disappearance of Alberto ‘Jimmy’ Felix. On Thursday, May 21, 2015 Investigators served a search warrant at an Apple Valley home and upon further investigation, were led to the desert area in the north west area of the Town of Apple Valley where they located a shallow grave containing unidentified human remains.
On Friday, May 22, 2015 the remains were recovered and positively identified as Alberto Felix. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
Homicide Investigators arrested Zachary Barron for the murder of Alberto Felix. Barron is being held at the High Desert Detention Center without bail.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Ed DeLaTorre or Sergeant Robert Warrick at (909)387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.
–A Prayer Vigil For Missing Person, Alberto “Jimmy” Felix