On Wednesday June 19 at about 4:17 a.m., Officers of the Grover Beach Police Department were dispatched to the Arroyo Grande Community Hospital emergency room to meet with medical staff regarding a drug overdose victim.
It was reported to the officers that a 23-year-old female suffered a drug related overdose at a residence in the 1200 block of Longbranch Avenue in Grover Beach.
A San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Coroner Investigator was called to the hospital to begin a death investigation while Detectives from the Grover Beach Police Department processed the scene at the residence.
A joint investigation between the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Coroner’s office and the Grover Beach Police Department continues and an autopsy on the victim is scheduled for later this week.
The victim’s name will not be released pending notification of relatives.