A homicide investigation was underway today after body was found in Palm Desert.
Deputies responded about 5 p.m. Sunday to a call about a man discovered dead in the 44700 block of San Luis Rey Avenue, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department.
Sgt. Richard Carroll said the man had suffered "traumatic injuries," and investigators with the sheriff's Central Homicide Unit were summoned to the scene.
The victim's name was not immediately released.
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation was asked to call Investigator Victor Magana at 951-955-2777.