At approximately 8:00AM today (January 23, 2014), a south area Sheriff’s Deputy who was conducting routine patrol along the dirt levy road near Snodgrass Slough off Twin Cities Road, discovered a body approximately 20 feet from the levy road.
The Deputy contacted Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives and requested they respond to attempt to determine the circumstance of death.
The Homicide Detectives have responded to the scene and concluded this to be a suspicious death. Immediate details of the nature of the scene will not be released until further progression into the investigation, as this is in the very preliminary stages.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s identity once their portion of the investigation is completed.