Los Angeles police have identified a man found dead early Friday inside a Hollywood Hills home as Richard Hong.
Hong, 41, was apparently staying in the residence, which was rented to Canadian TV personality George Stroumboulopoulos.
The coroner’s office described the cause of death as head trauma.
Police had received a call about 2:15 a.m. about a burglary in progress in the 6700 block of Milner Road, said Officer Jenny Houser, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department.
When officers arrived, they found a man dead at the scene, she said.
Witnesses told detectives the assailant, who was...