Body Found in Gridley A Few Blocks From Skate Park

A body was found in Gridley early Saturday morning. Action News Now reporter Jafet Serrato went to Gridley and spoke with police and neighbors about the incident

Posted: Sep. 8, 2018 3:09 PM
Updated: Sep. 8, 2018 7:36 PM

GRIDLEY, Calif. - The Gridley-Biggs Police Department is investigating a body that was discovered early Saturday morning a few blocks away from the Gridley Skate Park.

Police say officers got a call just after 5:00 a.m. concerning the body, which was found near Jackson and Hazel Streets.

The Butte County Coroner arrived at the scene shortly thereafter to pick up the body.

Neighbors told Action News Now reporter Jafet Serrato that the man who died was a transient. This has not been confirmed by Gridley Police or the Coronor's office.

The circumstances leading up to the incident are still being investigated.

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