Blaza Renee Miller, 45
Blaza Miller, a 45-year-old white woman, died from asphyxiation Monday, June 20, in the 3500 block of Torrance Boulevard in Torrance, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Workers found Miller's body about 3 p.m. at the Extended Stay America Hotel.
At the time her body was discovered, police said they also found blood in the room.
Authorities said they believe Miller had been staying at the hotel for several months.
Anyone with information about her death is asked to contact Torrance police detectives at (310) 618-5570. Those who would like to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS [(800) 222-8477].
-- Kate Mather