A deceased woman found in the area of Corral Drive earlier this month have been identified, according to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.

Theresa L. Murillo, 50, was a known transient who visited the Lake Havasu City area, according to the sheriff’s office, and was reported missing out of Las Vegas last summer. Murillo was found deceased in a wash northeast of Corral Drive on Oct. 5, and her remains were positively identified on Friday, according to deputies.

Murillo’s cause of death remains undetermined as of Tuesday morning, sheriff’s officials say, but Murillo's remains showed no signs of trauma or foul play during her autopsy. The investigation into Murillo’s death remains ongoing, and readers with information about her death are encouraged to contact the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office at 928-753-0753.


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