Coroner's officials say they never gave sheriff's deputies permission to move the young woman's body. Sheriff's officials feared animals would get to her remains if they were left in the ravine as night fell.
Los Angeles County sheriff's and coroner's officials have agreed to launch an inquiry into the handling of Mitrice Richardson's remains, which a coroner's official said were removed from a ravine without his department's permission.
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