Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date October 8, 2002
Contact Sergeant Steve Johnson
Phone (909) 351-6236
Fax (909) 351-6038


Unidentified Male Found Deceased

Riverside, Ca-  A City Of Riverside landscape maintenance worker discovered the body of a deceased male near Commerce Street and University Avenue this morning.

Drug paraphernalia was found nearby. The Riverside County Coronerís Office is handling this as an overdose until an autopsy is performed. The man did not have any identification on him.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Coronerís Office at 909-443-2300.