The Merced County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a suspicious death in the area of Ivett Road and Childs Avenue in Planada.
Deputies say they located an adult male subject in the dirt road near a cornfield. The Man was found by farmworkers.
Investigators say the man appears to have died as a result of suspicious circumstances.
The Merced County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Bureau is currently on-scene and are in the beginning stages of the investigation.
If anyone has information regarding the suspicious death, please contact the Merced County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Bureau at 209-385-7472.
Your information may remain anonymous and may help solve this crime.