KCSO investigating burned body found near Pacheco Road and Cottonwood Road

Posted at 10:33 PM, Jul 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-03 02:43:47-04

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is on scene of an investigation near the area of Cottonwood Road and Pacheco Road in southeast Bakersfield.

Officials say a burned male body was found in the dirt extension of Pacheco, east of Cottonwood road. 

The area will be shut down for several hours. 

KCSO is considering this a suspicious death. 

Check back later for more details.