Woman found dead on Bay Point sidewalk being investigated as homicide

The death of a woman found lying on a Bay Point sidewalk early Sunday morning is being investigated as a homicide, the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office said.

Sheriff's deputies found the woman on Suisun Avenue near North Broadway Avenue after being called to the scene at 12:29 a.m. The body was found in a residential area of the city in unincorporated Contra Costa County. 

The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Investigation Division at (925) 646-2441 or (925) 313-2600. Anonymous tips can be reported by calling (866) 846-3592 or emailing tips@so.cccounty.us