Man dead in trailer park; deputies say suspicious

The Mesa County Sheriff’s Office responds to a report of a man in his 20s found dead inside a mobile home Sunday afternoon at Candlewood Trailer Park in Clifton. An investigation into suspicious circumstances is ongoing.

A young man was found dead under suspicious circumstances Sunday afternoon in a Clifton trailer park, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.

The man, who Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Megan Terlecky said was in his 20s, was found by someone checking on him in trailer 171 in the Candlewood Trailer Park, 424 32 Road.

A broken window was found at the trailer, but the Sheriff’s Office did not release any further information on the man’s cause of death or whether any suspects have been identified, citing the ongoing investigation.

The Mesa County Coroner’s Office and the Sheriff’s Office both had staff on the scene Sunday afternoon.


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