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Body found floating in lake in Boyle Heights

The body of a woman was found floating in a lake Thursday morning at Hollenbeck Park in Boyle Heights.
March 27, 2014 12:33:15 PM PDT
The body of a woman was found floating in a lake Thursday morning at Hollenbeck Park in Boyle Heights.

Los Angeles Police received a call about a body at about 10 a.m. LAPD divers recovered the body.

The body was transported to the L.A. County Coroner for an autopsy. The woman was identified as 36-year-old Lorenza Arellano, believed to have been a transient.

Lt. Antonio Zamora with the LAPD's Hollenbeck Station said the victim had minor wounds on the body.

The lake is located in the area of St. Louis and 4th streets.