Santa Ana: Man Dies After Possible Assault, Detectives Seek Public Assistance

Marc Ramirez, 64, of Santa Ana, died after being found in the 5100 block of West Westminster Avenue. Photo by Santa Ana Police Department.

03.11.2022 | 1:00 PM | SANTA ANA – Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance after a man died following a possible assault, authorities announced Friday.

Marc Ramirez, 64, of Santa Ana, was found in the 5100 block of West Westminster Avenue around 4:35 AM on Jan. 21, 2022 and rushed to a nearby hospital.

Over a month had passed when police were notified that Ramirez had succumbed to his injuries on Feb. 28.

Initial reports indicate Ramirez may have been involved in a physical altercation prior to his hospitalization.

Anyone with information regarding Ramirez or a possible assault was urged to contact the Santa Ana Police Department by calling (714) 245-8390.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through the Orange County Crime Stoppers by calling (855) TIP-OCCS or by visiting their website at

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