LODI (CBS13) — Detectives are asking for the public’s help in the case of a Lodi man suspected of killing his own father.
The incident happened back on May 27. According to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office, 65-year-old Rodger Nielson was found dead in his Lodi home that day. He was the victim of a homicide, detectives believe.READ MORE: Bay Area Joins Sacramento, Yolo Counties In Requiring Masks Indoors Regardless Of Vaccination Status
Detectives arrested Rodger’s 31-year-old son Richard Nielson and charged him with murder.READ MORE: Longtime Colusa County Almond Farmer Bill Vann, Wife Among 4 Killed In Helicopter Crash
However, on Friday, detectives announced they are still looking for anyone who may have any other information relevant to the case. People are being urged to reach out to detectives by calling the sheriff’s office.
Exactly how Rodger Nielson was killed has not been detailed.MORE NEWS: Winds Whip Up 50-Foot Flames In Wildfire Near Grass Valley
Richard Nielson remains in custody and is awaiting trial, detectives say.