The Imperial County Sheriff’s Department is treating this case as a criminal matter. They’re not revealing any details because they’re continuing their investigation.
A person driving on Scaroni Road near Calexico discovered the body lying on the side of the road on Monday just minutes before 7:30 in the morning.
The body was south of the storage company.
Lt. Scott Shepard says the body has been identified and his family has been notified but they’re not going to release the information just yet.
The person was hispanic in his 30s.
Shepard didn’t want to comment on the cause of death and if there were any obvious injuries and if the person had a criminal record and anything else surrounding the death.
Deputies have questioned the person who reported the body and a handful of other people.
If you have any information regarding this case, contact the Imperial County Sheriff’s Department at (760) 339-6324.