A young man was found shot to death Saturday near the Fresno-Tulare County line outside the foothill community of Badger, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office said.
The victim was believed to be in his late teens or early 20s, Lt. Joe Smith said of the incident on private property near Hogback Drive and Whitaker Forest Road.
A heavily intoxicated man, believed to be in his 40s or 50s, faced questioning, the Sheriff’s Office reported Saturday. On Sunday, Lt. Brent Stalker said detectives on the scene are working to figure out if the intoxicated man is considered to be a suspect in the death of the young man.
This story will be updated.