The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating a body found near Snodgrass Slough in Galt.
Deputies said they discovered the body at about 8 a.m. Thursday on a routine patrol off Twin Cities Road.
The body was found about 20 feet from the dirt levy road along the slough, deputies said.
Homicide detectives from the department responded and determined the death to be suspicious.
Detectives said details will not be immediately released until more information is gathered. The Sacramento Coroner’s Office will release the name of the decedent when their part of the investigation is over, deputies said.