Man Walking on Street, Covered in Blood, Leads to Homicide Investigation

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A man covered in blood walking down a Huntington Beach street on Wednesday brought police to an apartment where they found another man’s dead body.


File photo of a Huntington Beach Police Department patrol car (credit: City of Huntington Beach)

The individual walking down in the area of Nashville Avenue and Delaware Street was hospitalized and treated for “undisclosed injuries,” according to a news release from the Huntington Beach Police Department.

It’s not clear if that man was a suspect or a victim, but he was being detained and questioned by investigators, the news release stated.

Responding officers found the body of an adult male inside an apartment in the 1400 block of Delaware Street.

The investigation is being handled as a potential homicide, the news release stated.

No information regarding the identity of either man or the cause of death was being released.

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