Park murder victim identified

July 18, 2008 3:15:01 PM PDT
Police have identified the body of a man found under a tree in a park. The body was discovered on Wednesday afternoon in the northwest corner of the Silver Lake Park.

He has been identified as 44-year-old Louis Buonacore, a wanted man with a history of drug problems. Buonacore had an outstanding bench warrant after he violated the terms of his sentence from a 2005 felony drug possession case

Investigators said he had suffered head trauma.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the 120 Precinct Detective Squad.