MODESTO (CBS13) – Police detectives in Modesto are investigating a man’s death as a possible homicide.
Around 7:54 a.m. Sunday, 911 dispatchers received word of a man down on the sidewalk in the 1100 block of N. Carpenter Rd. When emergency medical responders arrived, they reportedly found the body of an unidentified man along the roadway, according to a police department statement.READ MORE: Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 13: Elijah Mitchell Looks To Take Advantage Of Seahawks' Defense
Modesto Police Department detectives are conducting an investigation into the cause of death. The incident is being investigated as a possible homicide.READ MORE: Sacramento Valley Chorus To Take Part In 80th Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack In Hawaii
Carpenter Rd. will be closed from Torrid Ave. to Woodland Ave. as a result of the investigation. Road closures could affect businesses in the area.MORE NEWS: Watch: Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636.