Teenager’s bloody body found in yard of North County home

OCEANSIDE, Calif. – Police have blocked off a residential street in North County after a bloody body was discovered in the yard of a home in the neighborhood.

Oceanside police block off a street after a body was found in a yard on May 2, 2017.

A viewer called FOX 5 around 9:25 a.m. Tuesday and reported that the body of a man was lying in the grass in a neighbor's yard in the 2000 block of South Tremont Street in Oceanside. The body appeared to be that of a young man whose face was badly beaten, the caller said.

Police said the body was reported to them just after 8 a.m. Patrol officers had blocked off several blocks on South Tremont Street.

Oceanside police said an 18-year-old white man's body was on the ground with blood on his face and abrasions to his arm.

Nobody has been arrested as of 11:30 a.m.

Detectives ask anyone with information to call OPD at 7600-435-4911.

This developing story will be updated as more information becomes available.