Decomposed Body Found in West Los Angeles

July 5, 2001


Pacific Palisades – West Los Angeles Homicide detectives are investigating the discovery of a decomposed body found in a shallow grave. A local resident walking with his dog came across the shallow grave. Patrol officers were called to the scene and discovered that the grave contained human remains.
The body was found in the hillside bluff of the 15900 block of Asilomare Boulevard. The badly decomposed body is unidentifiable at this time and the cause of death is unknown.
This press release was prepared by Detective Ron Phillips. For further information, contact West Los Angeles Area Homicide Unit at 310-575-8408.