BARSTOW, Calif.  — A Parsons man’s death last week in Barstow, California, is being investigated as a suicide.

The body of Isaac Virtue, 24, was found hanging from a rope in a tree in a vacant lot, according to the Coroner’s Department for the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

Mr. Virtue’s body was discovered and someone called law enforcement at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, June 13. Barstow police and fire personnel responded to the area of Victor Street and Armory Road in Barstow. The death is being investigated as a suicide.

Virtue was pronounced dead at 12:40 a.m. June 13.

A memorial service for Mr. Virtue will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Carson-Wall Funeral Home in Parsons.

Recommended for you