Orange County investigating apparent self-inflicted death

Orange County investigating apparent self-inflicted death

Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff's Office are investigating the death of a woman they believed shot herself, OCSO Deputy Janois Strause reports.

According to Strause, deputies responded to a reported of the shooting at a residence in the 4000 block of Cambridge Drive in Orange at about 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 13. Upon arrival, deputies discovered an adult female deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.

Detectives at the scene collected evidence and witness statements from persons present at the time the shooting occurred. Strause said their preliminary investigation revealed the wound was self-inflicted, which was corroborated by witnesses.

The name of the victim has not been released. 

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