Homicide Detectives Investigate Body Found In Back Yard

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A body has been found buried in the back yard of a residence in the Lennox area, according to the coroner’s office.

KNX 1070’s Claudia Peschiutta Reports

Homicide detectives were sent to the dilapidated property near 112th Street and Inglewood Avenue Monday night after a woman told them a body was buried there, according to sheriff’s Lt. Don Slawson.

The owner of the long-neglected house was reported missing in December, authorities said.

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