Crime scene investigation underway near the Merced Flea Market

Merced Police Officers are investigating a death after a person was found with trauma injuries early this morning, the exact cause of death was not immediately available.

Officers responded to the area of G street and West 11th Street at around 12:50 a.m. Thursday morning for a report of a person down.

When officers searched the area they located the individual closer to the East Childs Avenue intersection, Riggs Ambulance arrived and pronounced the individual deceased.

There is no suspect/s in custody at this time.

Anyone with any information regarding this crime contact the Merced Police Department Tipster Line at (209) 385-4725.

The public can send information via anonymous text messages to the police department by dialing “TIP411” (847411) and including the word “Comvip” as the “keyword” in the text message.

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