WATSONVILLE (BCN) — A 55-year-old man died in what Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputies are investigating as a homicide after responding Tuesday night to reports of a family disturbance in the unincorporated area of Interlaken.

Deputies responded shortly after 9:40 p.m. to the disturbance reported in the 100 block of Delaney Avenue northeast of Watsonville and found the man, who died at the scene, sheriff’s officials said.

READ MORE: Twitter To Pay $809 Million To Settle Class Action Lawsuit Brought By Investors

Scene of homicide in Interlaken unincorporated community, March 31, 2021. (Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office)

The name of the man and how he died have not been released, but the sheriff’s office said the suspect and victim knew each other.

Detectives were still investigating the motive and are looking for the suspect, sheriff’s officials said Wednesday morning.

Anyone with information about the case was asked to call (831) 454-7702.

READ MORE: KPIX Original Report: SF Mission Bay Sidewalks Sinking But City Won't Fix 'Private Property'

 

© Copyright 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. and Bay City News Service. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

 

MORE NEWS: Motorcyclist Airlifted To Hospital After Crash Near Bethel Island