Man’s body found behind Riverside park

A park employee discovered a dead body behind a Riverside park on Tuesday.

At approximately 6:48 a.m., Riverside Police officers responded to an area behind Bordwell Park, located in the 2000 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard, regarding a dead body. Upon arrival, officers found a male victim who sustained a gunshot wound and was deceased, the Riverside Police Department said in a news release.

The victim’s identity is pending the Coroner’s investigation and notification of family members.

This homicide investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Bryon Adcox at 951-353-7134 or [email protected], or Detective Josh Ontko at 951-353-7135 or [email protected]. Those who wish to remain anonymous can email [email protected] or utilize the Riverside Police Department’s mobile app “Submit a Tip” feature while referencing report number 200033545.


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