Body found on Palm Springs hiking trail
By Alex Groves
A woman in her 50s was found dead on a Palm Springs hiking trail on Thursday evening, June 15, but foul play was not suspected, police officials say.
The woman’s body was found by officers shortly after 7 p.m. on the Lyken hiking trail off Mesquite Avenue, west of South Palm Canyon Drive, according to a Palm Springs police news release.
An initial investigation did not reveal anything of a criminal nature, officials say.
The Riverside County coroner’s office has taken over the investigation.