Human remains found in Angeles National Forest in Altadena

ALTADENA, Calif.

Homicide bureau detectives were investigating the circumstances surrounding the remains that were found on the 3900 block of Fair Oaks Avenue at the base of the foothills.

Terrain, darkness and weather prompted a delay in the investigation, according to the department. The investigation was expected to continue Thursday morning, along with personnel from the county coroner's office.

The remains were found at 12:25 p.m., according to the department.

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