The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department has not identified a woman found dead early Sunday in a carport in a west Modesto neighborhood.
Sgt. Keith Rakoncza said Monday afternoon that an autopsy had not been performed, but could be done later Monday or this morning. He said detectives are not releasing information regarding the homicide investigation.
Someone walking home from work spotted the body about 6:30 a.m. in the 500 block of Briggs Avenue.
Anyone with information about this homicide can call Detective David Hickman at (209) 525-7042.