Woman known to be transient found dead behind Glendale house

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GLENDALE – Police found the body of a woman whom they believe was homeless behind a Glendale house.

Glendale Fire Department Spokesperson Daniel Valenzuela says the woman, who has not been identified, was a known transient in the area.

Valenzuela says officers were in the area where she is usually seen and found her dead behind a home near 67th Avenue and Glendale.

There were reportedly no obvious signs of how the woman died. Her death could have been heat-related.

Glendale police are continuing to investigate.