Man found dead in community pool yesterday identified
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies secure the entrance to a community pool where a man was found dead Saturday morning. Austin Dave/The Signal
By Skylar Barti
Sunday, July 29th, 2018

The Coroner’s Office releases the identity of a man found dead in a community pool Saturday in Newhall.

Julio Negron, 26, was discovered just before noon on Saturday at the bottom of a community pool on Apple Street in Newhall, according to Lt. Mike Slater with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

After a preliminary investigation, it’s suspected the cause of death is drowning. The official cause of death is still to be determined, pending an autopsy by medical examiners later this week, according to Rudy Milano with the Coroner’s Office.

About the author

Skylar Barti

Skylar Barti

Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies secure the entrance to a community pool where a man was found dead Saturday morning. Austin Dave/The Signal

Man found dead in community pool yesterday identified

The Coroner’s Office releases the identity of a man found dead in a community pool Saturday in Newhall.

Julio Negron, 26, was discovered just before noon on Saturday at the bottom of a community pool on Apple Street in Newhall, according to Lt. Mike Slater with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

After a preliminary investigation, it’s suspected the cause of death is drowning. The official cause of death is still to be determined, pending an autopsy by medical examiners later this week, according to Rudy Milano with the Coroner’s Office.

About the author

Skylar Barti

Skylar Barti

Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.