EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Corner’s office identified a 21-year-old woman found dead near a cemetery in East Los Angeles.
The woman was identified as LA resident Kassandra Lizette Ochoa.READ MORE: VA Provides Veterans Experiencing Homelessness With Showers, Meals At Mini Tent City
Her body was found Saturday around 1 a.m. on the 400 block of South Sydney Drive, between the 710 Freeway and New Calvary Cemetery, according to LA County Sheriff’s Deputy Crystal Hernandez.
Ochoa’s death is being investigated as a homicide.READ MORE: Gov. Newsom Extends Drought Emergency Declaration Statewide
The suspected cause of death was not immediately released, Hernandez said.
The coroner’s office has reportedly yet to determine an exact cause of death.MORE NEWS: New Parking Structure Opens At LAX
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