Published On: Thu, Aug 11th, 2016

Whittier man found dead in Cherokee     


Cherokee Indian Police Department Officers and Emergency Services responded to a residence on Tsali Enola Rd. in Cherokee on Saturday, Aug. 6 at approximately 10:23pm to a report of a man identified as Kyle Lee Hawkins lying on the ground. Hawkins, 40, from Whittier, was pronounced dead on scene.

Local residents reported to police that they found Hawkins lying on the ground and immediately called for help. Although CIPD Detectives are still investigating the incident to determine the cause of death, no foul play is suspected.