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Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says

http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/crime/article188820739.html

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2017, 09:48:18 PM »
A body found earlier this week in the American River canyon was Yin Wong, the 33-year-old Sacramento woman who went missing Sunday morning, according the Placer County Sheriff’s Office.

Wong’s body had been damaged by a mountain lion, the Sheriff’s Office said in a release Friday, though the animal appeared to have discovered her after she was already deceased.

More than 60 people searched for Wong after her car was found abandoned in Auburn on Sunday morning, her purse and other items a few feet away. She was eventually discovered lying barefoot about a mile from the car.

Night temperatures dipped into the 30s throughout the week, and investigators believed Wong was ill-equipped for the harsh conditions. An autopsy was performed Friday morning, and the cause of her death remains under investigation. There is no evidence of foul play.

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2017, 09:51:47 PM »
A body found earlier this week in the American River canyon was Yin Wong, the 33-year-old Sacramento woman who went missing Sunday morning, according the Placer County Sheriff’s Office.

Wong’s body had been damaged by a mountain lion, the Sheriff’s Office said in a release Friday, though the animal appeared to have discovered her after she was already deceased.

More than 60 people searched for Wong after her car was found abandoned in Auburn on Sunday morning, her purse and other items a few feet away. She was eventually discovered lying barefoot about a mile from the car.

Night temperatures dipped into the 30s throughout the week, and investigators believed Wong was ill-equipped for the harsh conditions. An autopsy was performed Friday morning, and the cause of her death remains under investigation. There is no evidence of foul play.
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Sounds like nature taking it's course. I'm sure there were several animals that had gotten to her.

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2017, 09:52:55 PM »
Title is very misleading, can a corpse be mauled?

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2017, 09:54:23 PM »
Its all about perception!! Just how folks perceive the situation. Haven't you been to any HR classes.   :chuckle: :chuckle:

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2017, 10:08:02 PM »
Eaten would be a better term.
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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2017, 10:20:08 PM »
The lion still needs to be destroyed  :twocents:

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #7 on: December 15, 2017, 02:53:24 AM »
The lion still needs to be destroyed  :twocents:

It’s California.  The lion will be worshipped for being a key member of the ecosystem.

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #8 on: December 15, 2017, 05:19:14 AM »
You know once they get the taste of human they have a fancy for it.

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #9 on: December 15, 2017, 06:31:24 AM »
The lion still needs to be destroyed  :twocents:

It’s California.  The lion will be worshipped for being a key member of the ecosystem.


You know once they get the taste of human they have a fancy for it.

Survival of the fittest....

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #10 on: December 15, 2017, 06:42:12 AM »
I Always thought Lions wont eat dead items that they didn't kill?

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #11 on: December 15, 2017, 06:46:05 AM »
this headline is awfully misleading ..... kind of a sensational red herring. in article the real issues were addressed, ill prepared for being in the mts which is the general theme for the REI weekend warrior crowd... of course wild animals wont pass on a free meal....
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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #12 on: December 15, 2017, 07:08:02 AM »
A body found earlier this week in the American River canyon was Yin Wong, the 33-year-old Sacramento woman who went missing Sunday morning, according the Placer County Sheriff’s Office.

Wong’s body had been damaged by a mountain lion, the Sheriff’s Office said in a release Friday, though the animal appeared to have discovered her after she was already deceased.

More than 60 people searched for Wong after her car was found abandoned in Auburn on Sunday morning, her purse and other items a few feet away. She was eventually discovered lying barefoot about a mile from the car.

Night temperatures dipped into the 30s throughout the week, and investigators believed Wong was ill-equipped for the harsh conditions. An autopsy was performed Friday morning, and the cause of her death remains under investigation. There is no evidence of foul play.
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Sounds like nature taking it's course. I'm sure there were several animals that had gotten to her.

Several animals, Really?

Seems like a pretty broad brush article, cover all the basis and let the reads form their own opinion..

What kind of animals big tex?   :chuckle:

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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #13 on: December 15, 2017, 08:19:20 AM »
Just doing what lions do. CA reaps what it sows.
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Re: Body of missing woman found mauled by mountain lion, coroner says
« Reply #14 on: December 15, 2017, 08:22:13 AM »
Just doing what lions do. CA reaps what it sows.

California greenies cover story for wolves?
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