An unidentified man was found dead near the Oak Ridge apartment complex in Saugus on Wednesday, who apparently committed suicide according to a homicide detective on scene.
Sgt. Steve Rubino of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau, said the apparent suicide was carried out by way of a self-inflicted gunshot to the head.
“We were doing a death investigation, and it appears to be a suicide of an adult male,” Rubino said. “Right now we’re trying to determine the identity.
Homicide detectives were called in by deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station around 4:30 p.m. They arrived to find the victim in some bushes near the apartment complex.