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Officials Are Looking For This Man In Connection With Body Of Woman Found In WeHo Dumpster

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The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is searching for a transient in connection with the death of a young woman whose body was found in West Hollywood nearly two weeks ago. Detectives are searching for Abdulla Tario Camran, 29, in connection with the death of Joie Nicole Kinney, 28, according to a release from the Sheriff's Department. Kinney's body was discovered in a dumpster in the 8700 block of Beverly Boulevard on July 6 after a witness went to the West Hollywood Sheriff’s station to report a death in the area. The county coroner has since determined that Kinney was murdered.

Camran is a transient that the Sheriff's Department says is known to frequent various homeless encampments throughout Los Angeles and West Hollywood. Anyone who sees him should contact 9-1-1.

WEHOVille reported early last week that one of their readers emailed a tip stating that Camran's ID was found in the dumpster where Kinney's body was discovered. The outlet also reported that Camran was previously charged with making a threat of death or great bodily injury and cruelty to animals in 2014 in San Diego.

Friends of Kinney’s have said that she was a student at Hollywood High School of the Arts and then USC, but had also fallen into homelessness at times.

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Anyone with additional information can contact the LASD Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.