The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death they are calling suspicious.

Around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, deputies received a report that 89 year-old Walter Robinson Jr. of Seiad Valley was missing.  Robinson’s son went to his home and found it unlocked with no sign of his father. 

Deputies searched Robinson’s home and located his body on the edge of the property near some bushes.  They say there were no signs of traumatic death, but because of the location if the body it is being investigated as suspicious.

An autopsy has been scheduled.  If you have any iformation please contact Detective Jacques Morlet at (530) 841-2900.