A man found dead in a Garden Grove water channel has been identified, police said Tuesday.
The body of Michael Giordano, 46, was found wedged around a concrete support pier at the Yorkshire Avenue and Mac Duff Street crossing of the Anaheim Barber water channel Monday morning around 7:30 a.m.
An autopsy showed Giordano had been strangled about a week ago. He was wearing women’s jeans and Van’s tennis shoes when his body was found, according to the Garden Grove Police Department.
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Giordano was known to frequent motels along Harbor Boulevard in Anaheim and Garden Grove, police said in a statement.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Maciel at 714-741-5824.