Today, Friday April 6, 2018 at approximately 8:30 am the Oakland Police Department Missing Persons investigators went to the area of Grizzly Peak to search for a missing person. During their search, investigators observed a vehicle that had gone over the embankment in the 4900 block of Grizzly Peak.
Investigators requested the Oakland Fire Department to respond to the scene and assist with a search and possible rescue.
Once on scene, Oakland Fire personnel reported the vehi...cle was unoccupied. A search of the surrounding area was conducted with negative results.
The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue members accompanied by search dogs began a larger more extensive search.
A deceased female adult was located.
The Alameda County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene to recover the female. The Alameda County coroner’s Office will determine the cause of death as well as confirm the identification of the female.
The Oakland Police Department Media Office does not anticipate any additional updates regrading this case until next week.
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