LINCOLN HEIGHTS — The body of a transient was found near Avenue 26 and Humboldt Street, police said today.
Officers were called to the scene at about 8:45 a.m., said an employee with the LAPD Hollenbeck Division. The cause of death was not known, but police don’t suspect foul play, he said.
The sex and age of the person was not available. The matter is now being handled by the county coroner.
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Lucy Guanuna is a freelance reporter who has covered a variety of issues, including business, education and social justice movements in her native Los Angeles. Her work has been published in the Daily Sundial, L.A. Activist, and the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.
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