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Identity of man found dead in East Bakersfield released

BPD deemed death suspicious
Posted at 3:34 PM, Jun 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-14 18:34:46-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Coroner has released the identity of a man found dead in East Bakersfield Thursday night.

According to Kern County Coroner, around 10:31 p.m., 40-year-old Jon Martin Foit was found dead in the 4300 block of Bright Shadow Lane.

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, the death was deemed suspicious.

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