Woman found dead in Garden Grove hotel room
A woman whose body was found today in a Garden Grove hotel room is believed to be the victim of a homicide, authorities said.
Officers sent to the Crowne Plaza hotel in the 12000 block of Harbor Boulevard discovered the body of a 24-year-old woman in a guest room about 10 a.m., said Lt. Travis Whitman. Investigators believe the unidentified woman is a homicide victim but have not released a cause of death.
“We’re looking into the possibility that she was a guest,” Whitman said. “The investigation is still very new.”
The hotel, which is about a mile from Disneyland, is popular among visitors to the Disney amusement parks as well as the Anaheim Convention Center.
— Paloma Esquivel, reporting from Orange County