Police are investigating as suspicious the death of a woman found Saturday night in a shuttered Samish Way motel, officials said.
The 32-year-old woman was found dead at the former Mac’s Motel, 1215 Samish Way, said Dr. Gary Goldfogel, the Whatcom County medical examiner.
Goldfogel called it a “suspicious” death.
“Autopsy was (Monday) and results are pending further law enforcement investigation, toxicology and additional lab studies,” he said.
Bellingham Police Lt. Danette Beckley said the woman’s body was found about 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Beckley said she couldn’t comment on an active investigation.
Mac’s Motel closed in early 2016 because it wasn’t truly operating as a motel – it rented rooms to long-term residents and didn’t have a current state Department of Health license.
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STOCKTON — A woman’s body was found Sunday morning outside two guest rooms at a small motel in southeast Stockton, the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office reported.
“There were no obvious signs of trauma,” sheriff’s watch commander Lt. Wayne Orvick said.
“However, some of the circumstances leading up to the discovery of her body were suspicious,” he said, noting that homicide detectives were called in to investigate the case as a suspicious death until more is known.
The woman has not been identified pending notification of next of kin by the Coroner’s Office.
Orvick said guests staying at the Sierra Motel discovered the woman already deceased about 7:30 a.m. and notified authorities. When deputies arrived, they discovered her laying on a sidewalk between rooms 7 and 8 in front of a four-room building.
The motel is tucked away at 3416 Farmington Road, along
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Salinas police say they’re investigating a suspicious death after finding a woman’s body at a hotel Thursday.
Officers went to the Motel 6 on Kern Street at about 9 a.m. after a woman’s family asked police to check on her because she wasn’t returning relatives’ messages, Salinas police said in a press release.
When they arrived, they found the 30-year-old dead in the room, police said. They said nothing points toward violence, but they’re treating it as suspicious because she had no known medical conditions.
Salinas police detectives, however, arrived and along with crime scene technicians, analyzed the scene as
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