By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Officials Saturday released the name of a woman found dead near the Harbor (110) Freeway in South Los Angeles.

The woman was identified as Veronica Strawbridge Magneson of Arcata, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office.

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Los Angeles Police Department officers found Magneson dead just before 6 a.m. Friday near the 110 Freeway and West 118th Place while responding to the area for a death investigation, said the department’s, Officer William Cooper.

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Police did not comment on how or when she was killed.

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