ALHAMBRA (CBSLA) â Homicide investigators with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department were assisting the Alhambra Police Department after the body of an elderly woman was found Friday afternoon in Alhambra.
According to the sheriff’s department, Alhambra officers responded at about 12:28 p.m. to the area of a flood control channel near the Alhambra Golf Course in Almansor Park to do a welfare check on a woman near a rear access down.READ MORE: School Bus Involved In Crash In Compton
When the officers arrived, they found an unconscious Asian woman alongside the flood control channel. She was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Woman Shot, Critically Wounded By Long Beach School Security Officer Near Millikan High
Investigators said they believe the victim might be a woman who was recently reported missing from San Gabriel, but said they would not release the victim’s name until she was positively identified and family members were notified.
The sheriff’s department said the woman’s cause of death was not immediately apparent and the investigation was ongoing.MORE NEWS: Student Fights Off Suspect In Violent Overnight Attack Near Chapman University Dorm: 'I Chased Him Back Up The Stairs, Cursing Him Out'
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