California Police Identify Dead Girl’s Body Found In Duffel Bag

Trinity Love Jones was identified by her family and police on Sunday as the victim who was found dead near a hiking trail in Southern California on Tuesday

Two persons of interest have been detained after the body of a 9-year-old girl was found in a duffel bag along a California hiking trail, authorities said. 'Full of character, full of life, full of joy'.

Trinity Love Jones pictured with her mother's boyfriend, Emiel Hunt.Why didn't Trinity Love Jones mother report her daughter missing?

"Although the Coroner's Office determined the death to be a homicide, the cause of death is being withheld", LASD's statement reported.

Two persons of interest were detained, according to a Sunday statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD).

"When things like this happen, we need to come together and be a voice for this little girl, especially since she doesn't have a family, I think it's important that she's everybody's child", said Contreras. Police are still investigating the circumstances of her death, which has been ruled a homicide, and they have not publicly commented on how she died, though they have said there were no obvious signs of trauma.

"Words can't explain what I'm feeling right now", he said.

Meanwhile a large memorial near where Trinity's body was found continued to grow Monday, with people stopping by to add Disney balloons, teddy bears, flowers and photos of the bright-eyed girl. I just want justice, ' he said.

Breaking: The body discovered in a bag on a hiking trail in Hacienda Heights earlier this week has been identified as 9-year-old Trinity Love Jones.

Investigators are believed to be waiting for forensic evidence from the duffel bag, including any DNA from there and the child's clothes.

Now, the police do know who she is - and they say she was murdered.

Trinity's body was found on March 5 partly protruding from the duffel bag at the bottom of an embankment in an unincorporated area of Hacienda Heights, southeast of Los Angeles.

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