Transcript for Hollywood Murder Victim's Apartment Searched
Investigators are frantically piecing together the final weeks of -- -- met means life. Searching for clues this morning in a murder mystery not only made for Hollywood. But happening in the shadow of its iconic sign. Police say the 66 year old retired airline employees severed head. Hands and feet were found along this trail under the town's famous white billboard. Over the weekend police -- many -- apartment removing bags of evidence and towing a car. This area is creepy you know something like this. Right where you live and you have no idea that this is going -- by all accounts Medellin lived a simple life. Which makes his gruesome death all the more mysterious. You assisted pretty quiet man but that it was very nice. -- they learned after. One neighbor reportedly heard screaming and yelling and a lot of commotion on the floor above him about three weeks ago. Detectives refused to confirm any details of their investigation. Lauren Kornberg was walking her dogs along this trail on Tuesday when one of them Begin digging under a bullish -- something is about that he immediately dropped. That was -- -- around at first she thought it was a movie prop since she was hiking in a popular film location. But when she took a closer look oh my god this real this is real -- -- so what -- we. That's -- the -- what do we do that -- -- police investigators later discovered Medellin hands and feet around the same area. Not far from where Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie share -- home meanwhile those who lived near Medellin are stunned wondering if their apartment building was the setting for a murder mystery. Playing out in real life. For Good Morning America Abbie Boudreau ABC news Los Angeles.
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