Jose Antonio Ibarzabal, a 54-year-old Latino, was kidnapped, shot and buried in a shallow grave in Palmdale. He was reported missing by his family June 11, and was discovered by sheriff's deputies June 19.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Ibarzabal was kidnapped from Terra Subida Avenue and Sky Vista Terrace in Palmdale. His body was found at California 38 and 150 Street West in Palmdale, where he was shot and buried.
Deputies arrested three men in connection with the killing: Jose Delcid, 42; Abel Delcid, 20; and Donaldo Aguilar, 43. They are scheduled to be arraigned July 6.