Dead man discovered in car in Oakland

July 13, 2010 1:34:48 PM PDT
Oakland police are investigating the unexplained death of a 46-year-old man whose body was found in a car in Monday morning, a police spokeswoman said.

The man, an Oakland resident, was found at about 8 a.m. Monday in the 3400 block of Chestnut Street, police Officer Holly Joshi said.

The Alameda County coroner's bureau is trying to determine how the man died and whether the death was a homicide, Joshi said.