Bakersfield police at scene of body found at River Walk Park

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield police are at River Walk Park investigating the discovery of a body that was found in the riverbed.

Bakersfield police were called to the scene just before 11 a.m. When officers arrived, they found a decomposing body on the westside of the park just off Stockdale Highway.

Police said a people playing in the riverbed discovered the body.

The coroner's office is headed to the scene.

17 News has a crew on the way and we'll provide more details as they become available.

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