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Investigators Seek Witnesses after Body Found on Hosp Trail East in Carlsbad

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Carlsbad CA— Carlsbad Police investigators are asking anyone who witnessed or heard anything suspicious in the area of Hosp Grove Trail East, located near the 2600 block of Monroe Street, between 10 a.m. and 12 noon, to call the Police Department at 760-931-2165.

This morning, November 23, 2020 at 11:23 a.m., a walker on the Hosp Grove Trail East reported to the Police Department they had found a deceased adult female on the trail.

Officers responded to the location and found the deceased female. The investigation into the suspicious death began and the area was closed and remains closed as investigators comb the area for evidence related to the death.

The San Diego County Medical Examiner will take possession of the body and ultimately determine the cause of death.

The investigation is in its infancy. Detectives will continue to work to determine the circumstances surrounding the death.  More information will be released as it is available.