RANCHO PALOS VERDES (CBSLA) — Homicide detectives were investigating Thursday evening after a woman was found dead in Rancho Palos Verdes.

Sheriff’s homicide detectives responded to the 27800 block of Palmeras Place, Rancho Palos Verdes, to investigate the death of a woman that was believed to have occurred at approximately 4:10 p.m.

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The female victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

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An investigation was ongoing and no additional information was immediately available.

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Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.