Human Remains Found in Angeles National Forest Above Monrovia

Angeles National Forest. – Courtesy photo
Angeles National Forest. – Courtesy photo

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding found human skeletal remains in the area of mile marker 45.60 of the Angeles Crest Highway on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at 12:25 p.m. The area is above Monrovia.

Detectives have learned that deputies assigned to Crescenta Valley Station responded to the area regarding found human skeletal remains. Detectives also learned that surveyors were working in the area when they noticed the human skeletal remains off the side of the highway.

The victim’s identity and cause of death will be determined by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner.

The investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store or by using the website


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