Transient man found dead in car at South Lake Tahoe lodge |

Transient man found dead in car at South Lake Tahoe lodge

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — A transient man was found dead in his car late last week at a Lake Tahoe hotel.

South Lake Tahoe Police Department received a call Friday, June 12, from one of the man’s friends asking officers to do a welfare check.

Officers located the man’s white Toyota 4-Runner in the Lake Tahoe Ambassador Lodge parking lot and it appeared to have been there all night.

The 54 year-old-man who appeared to be living in his car was found dead in his sleeping bag.

SLTPD do not suspect foul-play but are waiting for the autopsy.

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