Man found dead near Allied Gardens Recreation Center

Posted at 11:19 AM, Oct 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-03 22:39:50-04

SAN DIEGO - The body of Aaron Randall Miller was found Monday on a baseball field at Allied Gardens Recreation Center.

A 911 caller reported finding the 28-year-old's body lying face-up on a lawn at the city park facility in the 5100 block of Greenbrier Avenue shortly before 7 a.m., according to San Diego police.

"He was cold to the touch and was pronounced dead at the scene," Lt. Manny Del Toro said. "There were no obvious signs of trauma, but after closer examination officers noticed a small potential wound in the torso area."

A cause-of-death ruling will be on hold pending completion of postmortem exams.

"Officers and detectives are in the area, searching for witnesses," the lieutenant said at midday.

The homicide unit is investigating the, "suspicious death." Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to call the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.