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Death investigation underway after body found in Creek | News

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating after a person was found dead in a creek.

On Tuesday around 8:30 a.m., WCSO and REMSA deputies responded to a medic call near Caughlin Ranch Parkway and Buckaroo Circle, where they found a body.

They say there is no threat to the public at this time, but are asking people to avoid the area.

If you have any information that could help authorities, call or text an anonymous tip to Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.