Body found in Cathedral City determined by officials to be suicide


The body of a 60-year-old man was found near the the Oasis RV Park Wednesday morning. Officials have determined it to be a suicide.

Police were called to a dirt lot near Date Palm and Gerald Ford about 6:24 am, according to City News Service.

The victim, who police say was from Idaho, was not identified by name.

If someone you know exhibits warning signs of suicide: do not leave the person alone, remove any items that may cause them harm such as firearms, alcohol, drugs or sharp objects, and immediately call the U.S. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or take the person to an emergency room or seek help from a medical or mental health professional.