HACIENDA HEIGHTS (CBS) — A man was found dead Sunday afternoon in Hacienda Heights, a sheriff’s deputy said.
The man was found around 4:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of Riderwood Avenue, said Deputy Jeff Gordon of the Sheriff’s Headquarters Bureau.
The man — whose identity is being withheld — was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officials called the death “suspicious.”
At 7:30 p.m., sheriff’s homicide detectives were en route to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death Gordon said.
Authorities urged anyone with information regarding this death to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.
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