Oroville police investigating death of woman near warehouse

The death of a woman in Oroville has police investigating what may be a crime, but details are sparse at this time.

Posted: Sep 25, 2021 4:19 PM
Updated: Sep 25, 2021 6:43 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - Action News Now is at the scene of an incident in Oroville that involves the death of a woman, according to the Oroville Police Department. The details of the death have not been provided to the public at this time.

Officer Eric Hutton confirmed on Saturday afternoon that one woman is dead in an area of Oroville near Wyandotte and Richter Avenues. The area is behind a warehouse where there are several trees.

The area is still considered to be an active crime scene.

The location of the incident is near a warehouse that Officer Hutton did not think was occupied currently and he said it had changed hands several times.

No one is being allowed in the immediate area but no perimeter has been set up. Officer Hutton told Action News Now that there is no danger to the public in this area.

This is a developing story. Action News Now will keep you updated with new information on-air and online.

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