Man's Body Found in Irrigation Ditch Off Valley Road in Reno - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe News Weather, Video -

Man's Body Found in Irrigation Ditch Off Valley Road in Reno

Posted: Updated:
Reno police say they are investigating a man's body found in an irrigation ditch off of Valley Road.

Police say they found the decomposed body Thursday afternoon near the 2000 block of Valley Road across from the Christina M. Hixson Softball Park at the University of Nevada. 

Police say preliminary signs on scene by the Medical Examiner indicate that the man had been deceased for at least a few days. It’s also unknown the approximate age or race of the man, or if he had suffered any trauma due to the extent of decomposition to the body. 

The body was taken to the Washoe County Medical Examiner’s office where an autopsy will be conducted. 

The Reno Police with the Washoe County Medical Examiner’s office are asking anyone with information on who the unknown male subject could be to please contact the Reno Police Department at (775) 334-2155 or Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900 or by text at 847411. 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Sarkes Tarzian, Inc. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.