San Diego Police Investigate Potential Homicide After Body Found in Hillcrest Home

By Brandon Drey
Brandon Drey
Brandon Drey
Brandon Drey is a California-based reporter for The Epoch Times.
October 28, 2021 Updated: October 28, 2021

SAN DIEGO—Police officers found what they describe as a 60-year-old man dead inside a Hillcrest residence after receiving a 911 call on Wednesday evening, Oct. 27, launching a homicide investigation from city detectives.

“The male had visible trauma to his body,” Lt. Jud Campbell said in a statement.

San Diego Fire and Rescue pronounced the man deceased upon arriving at the residence on a dead-end road near 3700 Eighth Avenue, just south of Robinson Avenue.

Police are withholding the identity of the man pending notification of the family.

Detectives are currently looking for evidence and interviewing any possible witnesses.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to call the Homicide Unit at (619) 531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

Brandon Drey
Brandon Drey is a California-based reporter for The Epoch Times.