The Tulare County Sheriff’s Department Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a homicide in Porterville.
Tulare County Sheriff deputies went to the 28800 block of Worth Drive in Porterville just after 5 a.m. Sunday and found a man dead near Bartlett Park, east of Porterville.
The man was unidentified, but is a Hispanic between 18 to 25 years of age.
Detectives are treating the discovery as a homicide. Anyone with information can contact Tulare County sheriff’s detectives on the case at 559-733-6218.