A Man Found Dead in Dinuba Has Been Identified As Neil Davenport, 41
Neil Davenport, 41, was identified by Tulare County coroner as being found dead atop an abandoned Dinuba supermarket building and reported it. A groundskeeper spotted an odor of decay on top of the structure, prompting authorities to enter. Local media reported this horrifying find.
A body was discovered on the roof of a building near Randle and East El Monte Way in Tulare County. The Tulare County Sheriff’s Office is investigating this death as suspicious.
Monty Torres of KMPH Fox 26 News joined local dignitaries on the scene of this crime scene, such as Tulare County District Attorney’s office Chief Deputy Darren Smith and United Health Center officials who are breaking ground for a medical facility nearby.
Rodriguez, 37, from Reno was suspected to have killed his girlfriend before packing her body into a cardboard box before driving her from Reno to Dinuba using his Lincoln Navigator, according to police reports.
Police stated after arresting him for murdering, they discovered her body wrapped in tape inside an SUV. Dinuba police lieutenant Abel Iriarte informs PEOPLE of this discovery. Her body had signs of being battered as it appeared like her kneecaps had been fractured – according to Iriarte’s reports.
Iriarte claims the victim was two of Rodriguez’s four children; after killing her, Rodriguez put her body into a box before transporting it from Reno to Dinuba with his children in their SUV, Iriarte states.
Tulare County Sheriff’s Office and Dinuba police detectives are seeking your assistance in solving an ongoing crime spree in Tulare County. Anyone with information can call our anonymous tip line at 591-TIP1 (559) 591-TIP1 (1-559-591-TIP1), or text an anonymous tip message using keyword SW to 847411 (411).
Tulare County Medical Examiner has taken over examination of the deceased. An ongoing investigation is taking place. Anyone with information should call Dinuba police department at 591-TIP1 or text their tip to 847411 TIP 411> keyword SW.