MONTEBELLO, Calif. (KTLA) — Human remains were found near a bike path on the Rio Hondo trail in Montebello Wednesday morning.
A cyclist made the discovery in the 900 block of North Lincoln Avenue around 11 a.m., Lt. Dave Coleman of the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department said.
Several human bones were scattered in the area, Coleman added.
Sheriff’s homicide detectives were assisting Montebello police officers in the investigation.
Anyone with information about the incident was encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.
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