Bear Mauling Ruled Out –It's Murder!


On receiving reports of a possible bear attack, the Mendocino County Sheriff Deputies along with Coastal Medical Personnel rushed last night to the 44000 Block of North Highway 1 North of Westport, CA.  Once there, medical personnel and deputies found the victim dead alongside his vehicle.  They determined that the victim’s injuries were not consistant with an attack by a bear.

Mendocino County Sheriff Detectives were called in and are conducting an investigation into the death at this time. A forensic necropsy will be conducted on 8-15-2011.  The decedent’s name is expected to be officially released on 8-15-2011.

UPDATE 8:03 pm August 12: More here.



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