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Saturday November 17th, 2018 :: 05:38 p.m. PST

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*UPDATE* #LASD Homicide Bureau Detectives Continue to Investigate Dead Body Found on Angeles Crest Highway

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau Detectives are investigating the unknown cause of death of an individual, located on the Angeles Crest Highway, marker 31, on November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:30 a.m.
 
Detectives have learned, U.S. Forestry employees were cleaning debris near the location when they located the decedent. Based on the condition of the remains, this incident is being investigated as a homicide.
 
Cause of death is unknown at this time.
 
It is unknown if the victim is male or female.
 
The investigation is on-going and there is no further 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), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website
http://lacrimestoppers.org

Written by:
Armando Viera Jr., Deputy
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-229-1700
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ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE

 
DATE:  Saturday, November 17, 2018
 
TIME:  10:30 AM
 
LOCATION:  Angeles National Forest, Angeles Crest Highway, Marker 31
 
Victim:  Unknown
 
UNIT:  Homicide Bureau – Lieutenant Moore
 
NARRATIVE: 
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide detectives are responding to investigate the circumstances surrounding a dead body found. The incident occurred on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:30 AM, in the Angeles National Forest, at the Angeles Crest Highway, Marker 31.
 
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
                                   
There is no additional information available at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.
 
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), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org
  
Written by:
Armando Viera Jr., Deputy
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Hall of Justice - First floor 
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-229-1700 
 
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