Coroner's office ID's Oildale homicide victim

Posted at 11:21 AM, May 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-18 15:07:03-04

The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the man found dead inside of his apartment in Oildale on Tuesday afternoon. 

The victim was identified as 39-year-old Jack Euris Perrigo.

A postmortem examination will be scheduled to determine cause and manner of death. 

At about 1:55 p.m. yesterday, KCSO deputies were sent to an apartment complex in the 200 block of Lincoln Ave. in Oildale regarding a man who was dead in an apartment.

Deputies said the body of the man displayed obvious signs of trauma and homicide detectives have taken over the investigation.

If anyone has information on this case they are asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.