Police Investigating Suspicious Death in Modesto Neighborhood

MODESTO —  The Modesto Police Department is investigating a suspicious death on Verano Avenue.

The investigation location is near E Orangeburg Avenue.

The victim has been identified as 72-year-old Wayne Ferriera.

A spokeswoman with the police department said a male adult family member has been detained for questioning.

A female relative called 911 around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Stay with FOX40 for updates. 

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