Oroville Homicide Under Investigation

The Oroville Police Department is investigating a homicide at the Cottonwood Estates Mobile Home Park in Oroville.

Posted: Nov 9, 2018 8:36 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - The Oroville Police Department is investigating a homicide at the Cottonwood Estates Mobile Home Park in Oroville.

On Nov. 8, around 9 a.m., officers were dispatched to Cottonwood Circle due to an unresponsive subject. Upon entering the residence, they located an unresponsive female. 

They responded to the scene and initiated an investigation, determining that 86-year-old Greta Putnam was the victim of a homicide. 

The investigation is still ongoing. 

Anyone with information or surveillance video of the area is asked to call the Oroville Police Department Investigations Team at (530) 538-2448. 

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