Homicide investigation underway after body found in field near Easton, Sheriff’s Office says

Crime

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) –The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide near Easton Tuesday after a body was found in a field.

The investigation is underway at the north side of the 1200 block of W. Lincoln Avenue between S. Walnut and S. Fruit avenues. 

Officials say that a call came in around 3:20 p.m. from a worker in the area who found what appeared to be a deceased person.

Lincoln Avenue is currently closed to motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians between Walnut and Fruit, the Sheriff’s Office says.

Anyone with information on this case can call the Sheriff’s Office at 559-600-3111 or Valley Crime Stoppers at 559-498-7867.  You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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