May 5, 2014 12:52 PM
The Butte County Coroner’s Office has identified the man found in the Lindo Channel Saturday as 48-year-old Ron Broderick, of Chico.
The body was found by a man walking in the area a little before 12:00 p.m. Saturday. Chico Police responded to the scene, but the Butte County Sheriff’s Office took over the investigation shortly after.
At this time it is unknown if the cause of death was self-inflicted or if a crime was involved.