Siskiyou County investigates decomposed body

irrigation canal


YREKA, Cal. – An unidentified body was found by a passerby Tuesday, and Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating. The body was discovered in an irrigation ditch near Tulelake, and the sheriff’s office says the body is severely decomposed, and likely had been submerged for two to four weeks in several feet of water in the ditch.