Woman’s Body Found After ‘Suspicous’ Fire in Fort Bragg
Press release from the Mendocino County Sheriff:
When fire fighters arrived they found a residence and another building on fire. After the fires were extinguished fire fighters located the body of a deceased adult female inside the residence.
Mendocino County Sheriff Deputies responded and began an investigation into the circumstances of the fire and death of the woman.
On 03-01-2016 the adult female was identified as being Cathy Westerling (54 year-old female from Fort Bragg, California) during a forensic autopsy.
The investigation into the case of the fire is still ongoing at this time.
According to the Press Democrat, fire officials are calling this blaze “suspicious.”