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Menlo Park Police Department
Wednesday December 12th, 2018 :: 09:00 p.m. PST


Police are investigating a possible homicide in the 900 block of Valparaiso Ave

On December 12, 2018 at 5:34 pm, Menlo Park Police communications center received a 9-1-1 call of a subject deceased in a residence in the 900 block of Valparaiso Ave. Menlo Park Police officers responded to the residence and found an unresponsive, adult female in the home. Medical staff from Menlo Park Fire Protection District pronounced the subject deceased.

A suspect at the scene was taken into custody. Menlo Park Detectives are currently at the location investigating the scene with the assistance of the San Mateo County Crime Lab and District Attorney’s Office. The crime scene is contained, and there is no public safety threat.

This is an active investigation and no further information is available for release at this time. Anyone who has information on this case is asked to call the Menlo Park Police Department at 650-330-6300 or the Anonymous Tip Line at 650-330-6395.

Menlo Park Police Department
701 Laurel Street
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-330-6300

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