ARBUCKLE, Calif. — Sheriff’s detectives in Northern California are investigating a suspicious dead body found in a residential freezer.

The Colusa County Sheriff’s Department said it responded before dawn Thursday to a report of a human body found in a freezer in a home in Arbuckle, 48 miles (77 kilometers) northwest of Sacramento.

Deputies say they also found evidence of a crime scene.

Detectives backed by a search warrant found the unidentified body inside a chest freezer inside a bedroom in an attached residence on the property.

They say no additional information on the victim is available.

Detectives were collecting evidence and interviewing residents at the property.

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