(L.A.) Julian Hamori, 20, Died on a Mountain Side

Case Number: 2018-04131

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 20-year-old Hispanic male that occurred on a mountain side.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as Julian Hamori of Glendora.

Manner of Death: Homicide

Cause of Death: Multiple Blunt Force Trauma

RIP JULIAN HAMORI (October 17, 1997 – May 30, 2018)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Wednesday at 5:20 p.m.

Police allege that Julian Hamori-Andrade was beaten, robbed and kidnapped from a home on the 6100 block of Goodway Drive. He was then thrown over the side of a road in the Angeles National Forest.

The body was discovered in heavy brush about 30 feet down a hill alongside Highway 39 in Azusa Canyon.

Five men would eventually be charged for the crime — Francisco Amigon, Jacob Hunter Elmendorf, Hercules Dimitrios Balaskas, Andrew Joseph Michael Williams, Luzon Matthew Martin Capiendo.