News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301


Subject :

Police Investigating Death Inside Home
Contact : Janine De la Vega, Public Affairs Manager    6503292103

Palo Alto, CA – Police are investigating the death of a man inside his home at the Buena Vista Mobile Home Park.

On Monday, June 24, 2019 at 6:53 p.m., our 24-hour dispatch center received a report of a suspicious circumstance at the Buena Vista Mobile Home Park at 3980 El Camino Real. The reporting party found his roommate, an adult male in his sixties, injured in their home. Paramedics from the Palo Alto Fire Department transported the victim to a local hospital where he passed away.

Police have been processing the scene and collecting evidence, and detectives are actively investigating what occurred. Detectives will also be working collaboratively with the Santa Clara County Office of the Medical Examiner-Coroner. We will issue an update when more information becomes available.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call our 24-hour dispatch center at 650-329-2413. Anonymous tips can be e-mailed to or sent via text message or voicemail to 650-383-8984. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through our free mobile app, downloadable at or