Nevada County sheriff Keith Royal says an Autopsy has been completed on a body that was discovered outside a home in Alta Sierra earlier this week in the 17 thousand block of Virginia Way.
Following the Autopsy the jaw of the decedent was sent to a lab to attempt to identify the victim through dental records. The Sheriff says at this point there is not much information….
The Sheriff says a person of interest in the investigation has been identified but no arrests have been made. the investigation is continuing.
Sheriff Keith Royal says neighbors reported a foul odor coming from the residence which led to the discovery of the body and launched the criminal investigation.