ATASCADERO — On July 9, officers from the Atascadero Police Department responded to a call reporting the discovery of human remains near a walking path in the vicinity of Las Lomas Avenue. The condition of the remains indicated that they had been at the location for an extended period of time.

The Atascadero Police Department has initiated an investigation into the death and the identity of the deceased individual. At this stage, there are no preliminary findings to suggest that the death is suspicious or the result of foul play. The investigation is ongoing, and authorities are working diligently to gather more information.

Residents or individuals with any pertinent information regarding this investigation are urged to contact the Atascadero Police Department at (805) 461-5051. The police department is ready to address any inquiries or provide assistance related to the case.