November 20, 2018

Injured woman found near aquarium dies

— The death of a woman whose body was found with multiple stab wounds in a canyon near the Birch Aquarium Monday morning is not being investigated as a homicide, San Diego police said.

Authorities were called to Downwind Way near Expedition Drive in La Jolla about 7:15 a.m. after landscapers found the woman lying in a ditch at the foot of a canyon on the University of California San Diego property, police Lt. Jorge Duran said.

Detectives initially thought the woman’s death might be a homicide, but by Monday afternoon they had classified it as