On April 11, 2014, at about 1:38 am, deputies from the Colorado River Station responded to assist the California Department of Forestry (CDF) with a fire at the location.
CDF had responded to the location near I-10 East of Corn Springs Road for a vegetation fire and while extinguishing the fire they discovered the burnt remains of an unknown-race male adult.
Detectives from the Colorado River Station and the Central Homicide Unit responded to the scene. Detectives are handling this case as a suspicious death at this time. No arrests have been made in this case. This case is ongoing.
The victim has not been identified.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Investigator Freeman from the Central Homicide Unit at 760-393-3530.