Riverside Police Department Press Release

For Immediate Release

Date February 13, 2004
Contact Sergeant Brian Baitx
Phone (909) 320-8022
Fax (909) 320-8043


Unattended Death

Riverside, Ca-  The Riverside Police Department responded to the 2900 block of Lemon for a call of a possible dead body found in the field just North of that residential area. When officers arrived they found a single male adult, obviously deceased, lying in a remote weed covered field.

Detectives went to the scene to investigate the circumstances of the death. A Deputy from the Riverside County Coronerís Office joined them. Based on information gathered at the scene and witness statements, there is no indication of foul play.

The body was released to the Coroner and that Office will determine the cause of death as well as identification of the deceased.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Detective Dave Smith at (909) 320-8062.