Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date December 14, 2004
Contact Sergeant Steve Johnson
Phone (951) 320-8005
Fax (951) 320-8043


Unidentified Body Found in Orange Grove

Riverside, Ca-  On Tuesday December 14, 2004 at approximately 1:00 P.M. Riverside Police Officers responded to an orange grove near Irving Street and Dufferin Avenue after an irrigation worker found human remains. The body was located inside the boundaries of the California Citrus State Historical Park.

Homicide investigators responded and searched the area for evidence. At this time the person has not been identified and investigators are not releasing the age, gender, or other details of the investigation.

Anyone with information related to this case is urged to contact Detective Mike Medici at 951-320-8049 or Detective Jim Brandt at 951-320-8027.