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Authorities identify man found dead in home on Bechelli Lane

The Shasta County Coroner's Office has identified the man found dead in a home on Bechelli Lane last Tuesday.

Posted: Jul 24, 2019 4:49 PM
Updated: Aug 2, 2019 11:20 AM

UPDATE 11:17 a.m. Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 - The Shasta County Coroner's Office has identified the man found dead in a home on Bechelli Lane last Tuesday. 

He has been identified as Steven Michael Johnson, 37, of Redding. 

The case is still under investigation. 

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REDDING, Calif. - The Redding Police Department is investigating a homicide on Bechelli Lane Tuesday.

Police said they received a call around 5:24 p.m. of a person was injured, bloody and in need of help. 

When officers arrived on the scene they found a dead man who they said had visible signs that he was a victim of violence. 

Investigators were called to the scene and interviewed multiple people who were at the property at the time of the incident. Police said all of the people interviewed cooperated with investigators. 

The identity of the man killed is being withheld at this time. Stay tuned for updates. 

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