Badly decomposed body found in Watsonville

September 10, 2010 10:05:02 PM PDT
Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies are investigating the discovery of a body Thursday in unincorporated Watsonville.

Deputies responded at 10:07 a.m. to the 300 block of Casserly Road and located a badly decomposed body in a wooded area, sheriff's officials said.

The body was determined to be male, but the name, age, and cause of death are not yet known. An autopsy was scheduled for today.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the investigation division at (831) 454-2311, the anonymous tip line at (831) 454-2847, or sheriff's dispatch at (831) 471-1121.