Authorities say the discovery of a body outside of a Conejo Valley home Friday doesn’t appear to be a homicide.
Firefighters were called to the 3000 block of Foothill Road in Thousand Oaks at around 1:30 Friday afternoon, by reports of a house fire. They discovered the house there wasn’t on fire, but thatthere was a small blaze behind it.
As they put out the fire, they also found a body behind the house.
Ventura County Sheriff’s detectives were called to the scene, and investigators say the death appears to be the result of a suicide.