CASTRO VALLEY (CBS SF) — The Alameda County coroner’s office has identified the remains of a woman found at Lake Chabot Regional Park last month as that of a missing 60-year-old woman.
Tracy Denise Benson was reported missing to the San Leandro Police Department earlier this month. East Bay Regional Park District police are investigating Benson’s death as a homicide.READ MORE: Crews Battling Fast-Moving 3-Alarm Fire In Vallejo, Evacuations Underway
The decomposing body was found at an undisclosed location within the park on April 26 by a park visitor.
Park police said there was no immediate threat to public safety and no areas of Lake Chabot are closed as a result of the investigation.READ MORE: Man Accused Of Stealing Lemur From SF Zoo Charged With Violating Endangered Species Act
Anyone with information about the Benson’s death was urged to contact the East Bay Regional Park District Police Department at (510) 690-6521.
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