About noon today, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 59000 block of Upper Tule Road in Anza to investigate an unattended death. No identification of the individual was available, according to the Sheriff’s Department.
Friday, 5 p.m., The District Attorney's Office confirmed today that Ziniuk was found deceased inside his home Thursday afternoon. The cause is under investigation.
This is the same locale and block where Jack Mark Zinuik resides.
He is the Anza man charged with animal cruelty when sheriff’s deputies discovered a decapitated horse on his property in late April.
The Riverside County Animal Services Department has been called to the scene and removed two dogs, puppies, chickens, a duck, a parrot and a parakeet, according to John Welsh, public information officer for the Animal Services Department.