Southwest Bakersfield

Man found dead in alley off Actis Street

Man found dead in alley off Actis Street

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A man was found dead Sunday morning in an alley off the 2600 block of Actis Street. Police are investigating the death as suspicious.

Officers were dispatched to the area just before 9 a.m. Once fire personnel arrived and confirmed the man was dead, detectives were called out.

Coroner's investigators later identified the man as 55-year-old William Davis. An autopsy is planned to determine the cause and manner of Davis' death.

Neighbors said the man lived in an apartment in the area. But, police could not confirm that.