Modestan found dead in canal ID'd

April 25, 2014 

A 60-year-old Modesto man found dead in a canal along West Briggsmore Avenue in Modesto on Thursday has been identified as Randall Cummans. The circumstances behind the cause of death remain under investigation, but it does not appear foul play was involved, said Heather Graves, Modesto Police Department spokeswoman. Graves said a person walking along the canal spotted Cummans in about 2 feet of water. Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters may also text information to Crime Stoppers at 274637. Type TIP704 along with the message.

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