Man, 24, found hanging from a tree in Barstow

BARSTOW, Calif. ( — Authorities are investigating after a man was found hanging from a tree in Barstow.

On Thursday, June 13, 2019, at 12:30 am, Barstow police officers and Fire personnel responded to the area of Victor Street and Armory Road, in Barstow regarding a person hanging from a tree.

Upon arrival they found a 24-year-old male, resident of Parsons, Kansas hanging from a rope.

The male was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:40 am.

The name is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin.

The Barstow Police Department is investigating the incident.

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