Authorities Saturday were investigating the homicide of a 25-year-old man in Perris.

Deputies responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call at 1:51 a.m. Friday in the 4000 block of North Perris Boulevard, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

They arrived minutes later and found an unconscious man with unspecified traumatic injuries, Sgt. Richard Carroll said. Despite life-saving efforts by first responders, the man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Carroll.

The Riverside County coroner’s office later identified the victim as George Torres of Moreno Valley.

Authorities did not disclose further details.

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