VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.om) A death investigation is underway after a 46-year-old woman, identified as Veda Mims, was found deceased inside her home on Friday, October 13.
Deputies responded to the 15700 block of Sueno Lane in Victorville at 12:53 a.m. in response to a family member requesting a welfare check.
“The caller said her sister had recently moved to the area and she had not heard from her in several days,” stated a sheriff’s news release.
The sister also told deputies it was not like her sister not to call. When deputies arrived to check on Mims she was located deceased inside the home.
Specialized Investigators from the Homicide Detail are conducting a death investigation.
Authorities are not providing any details relating to the cause of death, citing the ongoing investigation and a pending autopsy from the coroner’s office.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Homicide Detail, Detective Walter Peraza at (909)387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com
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