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Brianna Denison

Brianna Denison


Missing SBCC Student Found Dead in Reno

Briana Dension Died of Strangulation, Autopsy Indicates


Various Reno-area news agencies are reporting today that a body found in a field is, in fact, that of Briana Denison, the 19-year-old Santa Barbara City College student who went missing from a Reno home on January 20. The body was found about eight miles from the home from which Denison vanished. An autopsy ascertained that the body was Denison’s late on Friday.

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