CARLSBAD, Calif. (KGTV) -- Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was discovered on a Carlsbad hiking trail Monday morning.
Carlsbad police were called to the Hosp Grove Trails, near the Buena Vista Lagoon and in the 2600 block of Monroe Street, shortly before 11:30 a.m. after someone reported the discovery of a body in the area.
The deceased woman, believed to be 65 years old, has not been officially identified.
ABC 10News learned police are investigating the incident as a suspicious death. Police said the woman was found with an unspecified head injury.
Police did not release further details on the investigation, including why it is considered a suspicious death.