Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date Saturday, April 29, 2006
Contact Steven Frasher, Press Information Officer
Phone (951) 826-5147

Deceased Subject

Riverside, Ca- On April 29, 2006 at approximately 11:40am the Riverside Police Department Dispatch Center received a phone call regarding a deceased male in the area of the 3200 block of Doyle St. Police officers arrived a short time later and discovered the body of a 54-year-old male. Riverside Fire Department paramedics pronounced the subject dead at the scene.

The preliminary investigation revealed the male committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in the rear yard of a private residence. Foul play is not suspected in this case. The Riverside County Sheriff-Coronerís Department will conduct an investigation to determine the cause of death.