The body of a 38-year-old man was found Sunday at an industrial complex in the 1500 block of Goodrick Drive in Tehachapi.
Robert Limon, of Helendale, was pronounced dead at 6:46 p.m. Sunday, according to a coroner's office news release. He suffered obvious trauma to his upper body and the case is being investigated as a homicide.
The news release said he was a victim of an assault.
The victim is believed to be an employee of BNSF Railway Company, and his body was found inside one of the industrial buildings occupied by BNSF, deputies said.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Kern County Sheriff's Office at 861-3110 or Secret Witness at 322-4040.