The Arcadia Police Department was called to the area of Naomi Avenue and El Monte Avenue at about 7:35 a.m. this morning regarding a male in the wash, with the reporting party saying there was an injured person down, inside the wash.
Officers arrived to find a deceased male inside the wash with an apparent head injury. The cause of death is currently being investigated by Detectives from the Arcadia Police Department. It is unknown if the victim was injured in a fall into the wash or not. The victim is an adult male and he has yet to be identified.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Arcadia Police Department at (626) 574-5150. You can also submit crime tips and information via text, phone, or web to LA Regional Crime Stoppers, 800-222-TIPS (8477). Refer APD file number 16-5764.