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Body Found In Santa Barbara County Mountains

Authorities aren’t saying much about a body discovered in the mountains north of Santa Barbara. The body of a woman was found near East Camino Cielo Road and Arroyo Burro Road by someone passing by just before 10 a.m. Saturday. The name of the woman and the cause of death haven’t been released yet. Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s detectives haven’t called it a homicide, and aren’t releasing any other details about what they say is an active investigation.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.