LAKESIDE (CBS 8): The body found around 10:40 a.m. on Tuesday has been identified by the San Diego Sheriff's Department as 46 year old Kenneth Harper Junior.
The autopsy results confirmed the cause of death was a homicide, but as of Saturday evening, no other details have been released.
This is an update to the original story below--
LAKESIDE (CNS) - Local and federal authorities Wednesday were investigating the suspicious death of a man in Lakeside.
The man was found dead in a home in the 11400 block of Rocky Lane about 10:40 a.m. Tuesday, according to San Diego County sheriff's homicide Lt. Larry Nesbit.
"Due to suspicious circumstances at the scene, a request was made for the sheriff's homicide detail to respond," Nesbit said in a statement without elaboration.
The man's name was withheld pending positive identification, he said.
In addition to sheriff's homicide detectives, the U.S. Border Patrol is also investigating the death, Nesbit said.
In celebration of American Heart Month, Rady Children's Hospital hosted its 34th annual Heart Party. It was a chance for former heart patients and the doctors who treated them to have a very happy and healthy reunion.
A local lawmaker is joining the controversial debate about a Point Loma recycling center. Assemblyman Todd Gloria spoke to residents Saturday during a forum.
Neighbors say the Prince Recycling Center on Voltaire Street is attracting crime and transients, and they want the center to move out of the area.
Fair, warm and dry weather continues through Saturday, but an onshore flow will bring low clouds and fog Saturday night and much cooler weather to the county on Sunday.
Few of us really know how our coworkers spend their time when they are off the clock. In Thursday's Zevely Zone, Jeff gets to know Ryan Brothers - a writer here at KFMB Stations and News 8 - who put his own signature on Mission Trails Regional Park.
A San Marcos man who shot his girlfriend and left her body in her car, parked along northbound Interstate 15 near Escondido, was convicted Friday of first-degree murder.
A local company is on the cutting edge of ocean exploration using unmanned vehicles powered by wind and sun and the future looks bright for these ocean drones, which currently are being tested off the coast of San Diego.
Two men involved in an apparent road rage incident that ended with a rollover crash on State Route 78 in Oceanside may face charges, according to California Highway Patrol.