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Body found in abandoned house

(35 year old Imperial man found dead)…He was found in an abandoned house at 4th and Heil in El Centro.

The man was identified as Steven Hunt. Officials say the body was found by a friend of the victim, who told another friend, who called 911. At 11:45 Wednesday morning El Centro Police and Fire responded to the scene. Hunt was pronounced at the scene. Deputy coroner Erik Frazier says there were no signs of foul play on the body. He said it is suspected the death was drug related. Frazier said an autopsy is pending, tentatively set for Friday. If toxicology tests are required it could be six to 8 weeks before a cause of death is determined.