COMPTON ( — A woman was found fatally stabbed in a motel room Tuesday, authorities reported.

The body was found in the Dixie Motel, located in the 1900 block of East El Segundo Boulevard, according to the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department.

The woman’s cousin told CBS2/KCAL9 the victim had been living in the motel.

The woman was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

No additional information was made available.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the LACSD’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 990-5500. Tips can be left anonymously by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or by using the website