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Person found dead in riverbed in Grantville area

Posted: 5:21 AM, Jul 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-11 11:51:09-04
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SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Police are investigating the discovery of a body in a riverbed in the Grantville area.

Shortly after 11:40 p.m. Wednesday, San Diego police said a witness flagged down an officer after spotting a body lying in the riverbed several yards from SDCCU Stadium, near the 9900 block of San Diego Mission Road.

According to police, the officer confirmed that a deceased person was in the riverbed just off a bike trail. 10News learned the person’s death is being investigated as a homicide.

No other details on the investigation were immediately released.