February 25, 2024
Crime scene tape. Courtesy FBI

 Police are investigating the loss of life of an individual whose physique was discovered inside a freezer by visiting family at a San Diego dwelling, authorities stated Saturday.

Officers have been dispatched at 11:45 a.m. Friday to research a reported loss of life within the 4900 block of Zion Avenue within the Allied Gardens neighborhood, in keeping with the San Diego Police Division.

“Basically, out-of-town relations have been at a residence and positioned a useless physique inside a chest freezer,” the division stated in a press release. ” … The physique is believed to be feminine, however no different bodily particulars corresponding to age or race will be confirmed till an identification is made.”

Police added that the reason for loss of life was unknown and it was unclear if there have been any traumatic accidents. A murder unit was known as due to the bizarre location of the physique.

Authorities urged anybody with info relating to the loss of life to name the police at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

–Metropolis Information Service