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Woman's body found in drainage sump in South Bakersfield

Posted at 1:31 PM, Oct 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-19 16:37:54-04

A woman's body has been found in a drainage sump in South Bakersfield.

According to KCSO, the unidentified woman was found in a drainage sump in the 2100 block of Mahoney Drive in South Bakersfield on October 12. KCSO is currently working to identify the Jane Doe. 

A postmortem exam was completed. A cause and manner of death have not been concluded pending toxicology and anthropology analysis. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff's Office at 661-861-31110.