Police identify man found dead in Seal Beach flood control channel, seek tips from public
SEAL BEACH – Seal Beach police asked for the public’s help on Tuesday, March 19, in retracing the steps of a man whose body was found in a flood control channel last week.
Police are seeking more information about 28-year-old Brandon Atchley, whose last known address was in Yorba Linda, said Seal Beach police Sgt. Mike Henderson.
A construction worker came upon Atchley’s body about 1:40 p.m. March 14 in a flood control channel near Bolsa Chica Street and Edinger Avenue, Henderson said.
Police want to talk to anyone who spoke with Atchley between Feb. 11 and March 14, he said.
Atchley was known to frequent Garden Grove and Anaheim, Henderson said. He was about 6-foot-2, weighed 213 pounds and had brown hair, brown eyes and a goatee.