Man found dead on Tule River reservation

The Fresno BeeJune 18, 2014 

A man found dead on the side of a road at the Tule River Indian Reservation has been identified as Matthew Alfonso Eredia of Porterville, the Tulare County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday.

About 2:20 p.m. Monday, the department got a call about gunshot wound victim. When detectives arrived, he was dead and had been shot several times.

He was reported missing Tuesday to Porterville police.

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