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*Update* #LASD Homicide, Death Investigation, 43200 Doverwood Ct, Lancaster

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a female that occurred on July 14, 2017, at approximately 11:11 p.m., in the 43200 block of Doverwood Ct, Lancaster.

Lancaster Station deputies responded to the 43200 block of Doverwood Court, Lancaster, regarding a medical emergency.  Upon their arrival, deputies contacted the resident who told them that a female victim was at his residence fixing an appliance. 
 
He briefly left the residence and upon returning, he saw that she was unresponsive on the floor. Deputies saw that the victim, a female White adult was suffering from blunt force trauma to the upper body.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect is unknown at this time.  There is no additional information and the investigation is ongoing.
 
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP, or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired, on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.
 
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Joana Warren, Deputy
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***** Original  Press Release *****

DATE:  Friday, July 14, 2017

TIME:  11:23 p.m.

LOCATION:  43200 block Doverwood Court, Lancaster

VICTIMS:  Female Adult (deceased)
                 

SUSPECT(S):  Unknown

UNIT:  LASD Homicide Bureau – Lt. Mendoza
 

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau detectives are responding to the 43200 block of Doverwood Ct, Lancaster to investigate the death of a female adult.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no additional information available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.
 

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Aura Sierra, Sergeant
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
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