Man found shot to death in Waterford

A man’s body was found at a Waterford park Saturday night, and the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death as a homicide.

Officers were sent to the park at 540 C St. at 9 p.m. after citizens reported shots being fired and vehicles fleeing. The Sheriff's Department said a Hispanic man was found on the ground next to a vehicle, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. He had been shot several times.

The sheriff’s homicide detectives were called in to investigate.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to call detective Frank Soria at 209-525-7080.