Yuma police are investigating a suspicious death after a body was discovered late Monday night in some orange groves in the area of County 16th Street and Avenue 3½E.
According to Yuma Police Department spokeswoman Sgt. Leanne Worthen, officers responded to the scene at about 11:42 p.m. and detectives remained on scene throughout the night and into the following day. She added that the cause of death is under investigation
The victim has not yet been identified, but Worthen said more information will be provided as it becomes available.
YPD asks anyone with information about this case to call 373-4700, or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.
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