Tulare County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a man found in a burning Terra Bella apartment as a homicide.
Just after midnight Monday, county firefighters found a man’s body inside a burning apartment in the 23700 block of Avenue 95. Sheriff’s deputies were called in.
The man was later identified as Isaac Kates, 30, from Terra Bella. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, the sheriff’s office said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact sheriff’s detective Steve Sanchez at (559) 735-1898.