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Arrest After Woman’s Body Found in Moreno Valley

MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (KTLA) — Police have arrested a suspect in the death of a woman whose body was found at a house in Moreno Valley.

mv-suspectOfficers responded to a home in the 25300 block of Todd Drive around 8:25 p.m. Sunday regarding an assault.

Upon arrival, they located a deceased woman who had sustained “serious traumatic injuries,” according to police.

Investigators from the Moreno Valley Police Department and Riverside County Sheriff Department’s Central Homicide Unit took over the case.

Julian Hernandez, 39, was arrested for homicide during the investigation.

The identity of the victim has not been released, pending notification of her next of kin.

The relationship between the suspect and the victim remains unclear.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Stites at 951-486-6700 or Investigator Bowen at 951-955-1700.

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