Deputies Tuesday were investigating the death of a person, whose remains were found at a trash processing plant, as a homicide.
Alejandro Razo also must stay away from Sherman Oaks Hospital where he was employed at the time of the offense.
Deputies are examining whether human remains, discovered near a rehab center, are those of a former patient who has been missing for eight months.
The identity of the victim is unknown but it is believed to be a female of an undetermined age.
The victim’s body had been at the location for an extended period of time, possibly up to four years.
The remains were found south of Highway 138, according to officials.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman whose remains were found in San Juan Capistrano earlier this year.
A Los Angeles cemetery has agreed to an estimated $80.5 million settlement of a lawsuit that claimed it dumped human remains from hundreds of graves.
Investigators Wednesday were looking into human remains found near Stough Canyon Nature Center.
Authorities this weekend launched an investigation after human remains were found in Lancaster.
Human remains were discovered Wednesday in Altadena.
Remains found in Montebello this week that were thought to have been human “were not of human origin,” authorities said Thursday.
Human skeletal remains were found Tuesday in Montebello.
Human remains that were discovered at two Los Angeles County water treatment plants in Bassett and Carson last month have been identified as a 27-year-old woman from the eastern San Gabriel Valley.
Two of four sets of skeletal remains found in the desert outside Victorville earlier this week have been identified as the parents of a Fallbrook family that went missing nearly four years ago, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said Friday.