East County man’s death investigated as homicide

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BOULEVARD, Calif. — Foul play is suspected in the death of 42-year-old Boulevard man whose body was found by in an outbuilding on his rural East County property, authorities said Tuesday.

sheriffs-lightsFrank Paul Caruso’s wife found his body in the 2300 block of Tierra Heights Road about 6 a.m. Monday, according to San Diego County sheriff’s Lt. Glenn Giannantonio.

He sustained head trauma, the lieutenant said in a statement, adding that the death investigation was in its early stages but homicide is suspected. No other details were immediately released.