UPDATED: Detectives investigate death of woman at Baldwin Park motel

BALDWIN PARK >> A woman found dead inside a Baldwin Park motel Friday afternoon with trauma to her “upper body,” and detectives detained a man found at the scene for questioning, authorities said.
The woman’s body was first discovered about 2 p.m. inside a room at a motel in the 13900 block of Francisquito Avenue, Deputy Ryan Rouzan of the Los Angeles County sheriff’s Information Bureau said. It remained unclear Friday evening how she died.
“Baldwin Park Police Department personnel responded to the location regarding a ‘keep the peace’ call,’ Deputy Ryan Rouzan said in a written statement.
“Upon their arrival, officers discovered a female Hispanic adult who had sustained trauma to her upper body,” he said. “The trauma was caused by an unknown object.”
Paramedics pronounced the woman dead at the scene.
A man who was found at the scene was “detained, pending an interview with detectives,” Rouzan said.
No further details were released.
Anyone with information can reach the sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

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