Coroner ID'd woman found dead in Oildale

Posted at 2:32 PM, Dec 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-16 17:57:56-05

Kern County Coroner officials released the identity of the woman who was found dead inside a Oildale residence back on November 24th. 

Officials identified the woman found dead as 62-year-old Diane Hugo.


Body found near N. Chester, Woodrow avenues

Where the body was found:

Coroner officials added that Diane Hugo was identified as the female found deceased in her residence.  An autopsy was performed and the cause of death is gunshot wound and the manner is homicide.

On November 24th, KCSO detectives , sheriff's deputies said they were sent to the 100 block of Woodrow Avenue.

Deputies said that in the home there was a woman who was dead.

The home had been empty for several months now and squatters had inhabited the home.