BERKELEY (CBS SF/BCN) — Two homeless men were found dead in different parts of Civic Center Park in downtown Berkeley on Sunday, a spokeswoman for the Berkeley Police Department said.
Berkeley Police Lt. Veronica Rodrigues said that around 12:10 p.m. officers were dispatched to a “man down” call on the west side of the park near Martin Luther King, Jr.READ MORE: UPDATE: Oakland City Council Votes To Hire, Train More Police After Spike in Homicides
The Berkeley Fire Department also responded to the scene, where the 52-year-old man was pronounced dead.
“We do not suspect foul play at this time,” Rodrigues said.READ MORE: Giants Beat Padres 6-5, Maintain Narrow Lead In NL West
Adjacent to the deceased man, Rodrigues said, police found another man unconscious but alive. Narcan was administered and the 59-year-old man was taken to a local trauma hospital where he is in stable condition.
Hour later at 3:10 p.m. another individual contacted police to say a friend had died in the park. Berkeley police and fire responders found a 42-year-old man dead in a tent in the east side of the park, Rodrigues said.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Fire Destroys House, Horse Boarding Facility In Penngrove; Evacuated Orders LIfted
No further details are available at this time.