The Kern County sheriff’s office is investigating a suspicious death in Buttonwillow this morning.
At about 7:59 am, the administration said, they received a report about a body near Korn Camp Road and Highway 58. When the deputies arrived, they found the body of a man. Homicide investigators are now investigating the case as a suspected death.
This article will be updated as soon as more information is provided.
KCSO said the man who was found dead in orchards in the Corn Camp Road and Highway 58 area this morning in Buttonwillow has been identified and identified as someone who has been reported missing.
The department said that the man’s name would be revealed at a later time, once his closest relatives were notified of his death. KCSO said the body was in shock but did not provide further details.