The man found dead under the Santa Fe Avenue Bridge on Tuesday has been identified as an Empire man.
Roy Dale Ensey, 58, was found by construction workers around 11:30 a.m. on the north side of the Tuolumne River under the bridge by Lakewood Memorial Park.
Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Sgt. Josh Clayton said detectives are investigating Ensey’s death as a homicide but are not releasing how he died.
No other details were released by the Sheriff’s Department including whether detectives have identified a suspect or determined a motive.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Detective Cory Brown at 209-567-4485.
This story was originally published October 24, 2019 8:36 AM.