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Sacramento County homicide victim found in mobile home identified

The woman found dead inside a mobile home last week in southern Sacramento County has been identified by coroner’s deputies.

She is 40-year-old Elsie R. Hernandez, according to the coroner’s website.

Fire Department medical personnel first responded Dec. 9 to the mobile home in the 7400 block of Gem Avenue. Detectives were called about 12:40 p.m. and determined that Hernandez had been dead for one to four days.

The front door was ajar when Hernandez was found, according to a Sheriff’s Department news release. Detectives were investigating her death as a homicide.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews