A man’s body was found this morning on a bike path behind Irvine’s Los Olivos Apartment Homes community, at 350 Gitano, according to the O.C. Register. The body was identified on Tuesday as r as 51-year-old Irvine resident Sidney Siemensma.
The Irvine Police are investigating this death as a possible homicide.
The police found the body at around 7 a.m. this morning after they received a call about an injured man on the San Diego Creek Trail, which is behind the Los Olivos Apartment Homes community.
The police officers and O.C. Fire Authority personnel who responded to the scene found that the man had died.
A bicycle was found near the man’s body, and police are investigating whether it’s related to the incident, according to the O.C. Register.
A report on KFI news radio indicated that there was a lot of blood on the scene and the police had erected some sort of screen so drivers on the nearby 405 Fwy. would not see the site.