Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Body Found in Parkway’s Lower Reach

This is the most crime-ridden area of the Parkway, where many bodies have been found over the years.

See our report about the Lower Reach on our website, http://www.arpps.org/report.pdf

An excerpt.

Body found by American River Parkway
By Kim Minugh -- Bee Staff Writer Published 12:01 am PDT Tuesday, August 29, 2006

SACRAMENTO -- A man's body was found Monday afternoon in some bushes along the American River Parkway, according to police.

A transient man found the body before 3 p.m. on Del Paso Boulevard, under the Highway 160 overpass and west of the bike trail, said police spokesman Sgt. Terrell Marshall. The man called the Fire Department, who then contacted police.