Butte Co. Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious death

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Butte County Sheriff's Office at 538-7449.

OROVILLE, Calif. - The Butte County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death in Oroville.

According to officials, deputies responded to the call around 9 a.m. on Thursday in the area of Crystal Pines Road. Deputies arrived on scene and located a dead man.

Due to the suspicious nature of the death, BCSO detectives have launched an investigation into the incident. The investigation is in the very early stages, and limited information is available at this time. More information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the BCSO Investigations Unit at 530-538-7671.