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Victorville Man Found Dead in Victorville Shopping Center

VICTORVILLE-(VVNG.COM): A 51-year-old Victorville man was found deceased on the 14800 block of 7th Street in Victorville in the shopping center just north of Desert Knolls Drive. On Monday, July 13, 2015 at approximately 4:20 a.m. dispatch received a call requesting medical aid at the 7th Street location. When deputies arrived they located the black male adult deceased on the front paved area near the stores in the commercial complex.

Due to the suspicious nature of the death, Homicide Investigators were called to the scene to conduct an investigation.  As detectives processed the crime scene and identified potential evidence, it was necessary to close 7th Street between Desert Knolls Drive and Victor Street until 4:30 p.m.

(Photo by Hugo C. Valdez)
(Photo by Hugo C. Valdez)

An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death. Further details about the investigation are not being released at this time. Updates will be issued as new information becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Detective Scott Stafford at (909)387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com. in Victorville

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