The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is continuing to investigate the cause and manner of death, according to a May 5 Sheriff's Office new release.
Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office reported on May 5 that its investigators have identified the body found deceased in the Mt. Shasta area on May 4, 2017 as Kelli Renee Lefevre, 47, of Mount Shasta.
The Sheriff’s Office previously reported that she was found deceased in her home on the 500 block of Big Canyon Drive, in the unincorporated area of Mount Shasta, by a Sheriff’s Office deputy at about 10:58 a.m.
The Sheriff’s Office said no immediate signs of a struggle or foul play were found, but the case is being handled as a possible homicide.
Detectives from the SCSO’s Major Crimes Unit have been investigating the case, according to a news release. “An autopsy has been performed, but the cause and manner of death in the case is still pending further investigation and the analysis of postmortem tests.”
The Sheriff’s Office urges anyone with information about this incident to contact its 24-hour Dispatch Center at (530) 841-2900.