Woman's body found with head trauma

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A homicide investigation is underway after Kern County deputies found a woman's body inside a home on the 3700 block of Eucalyptus Drive in east Bakersfield.

The woman, whose name was withheld, had suffered head trauma, the sheriff's office said. Deputies were initially called Friday morning to check on the woman's welfare.

No suspects nor motive have been identified. Anyone with information helpful to the investigation is asked to call the sheriff's office at (661) 861-3110 or the Secret Witness program at 322-4040.