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Dog walkers find human head in plastic bag in Hollywood Hills

Hiker and dogs where a human head was found in the Hollywood hills CBS/KCAL

(CBS) HOLLYWOOD HILLS, Calif - Dog walkers found a human head near a popular Southern California hiking trail, reports CBS Los Angeles.

Around 2:30pm Tuesday, two of the nine dogs with the walkers started playing with the head, which was wrapped in a plastic bag in the area above Bronson Canyon, police said.

Investigators closed off the trail while they searched the area of other body parts and opened a homicide investigation. The search is set to continue Wednesday morning.

No other details have been released.