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Man found dead in Mill Creek Park ID'd by coroner's office

Posted at 7:27 AM, Jul 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-06 14:25:47-04

UPDATE (July 6, 11:18 a.m.): The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the man who was found dead in Mill Creek Park.

The Coroner's Office says 26-year-old Patrick Ramond Anderson OKeefe was found Thursday morning just after 2 a.m. at Mill Creek Park. 

The cause of OKeefe's death has not yet been determined. 

Early this morning, the Bakersfield Police Department and city fire personnel located a dead man in Mill Creek Park.

Officers responded to reports of a man floating in the water at 2:00 a.m. 

The cause of death is undetermined at this time and the investigation in ongoing. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.