PALERMO, Calif. - A dead body was found in Palermo Friday night, Aug. 7, 2020, just before 9:00 p.m. The discovery was reported to the Butte County Sheriff's Office, who sent officers out to investigate.
According to the sheriff's office, a body was recovered and an investigation is taking place concerning the cause of death. County officials are also working on notifying next of kin.
This is a developing story. Check back for more information. We will add details, such as the identity of the deceased, when this information is made available by Butte County authorities.