Human remains found near Ma-le’l Dunes last week identified as missing Victorville man

HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Calif. (KIEM) — The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office has identified the human remains discovered in the area of the Ma-le’l Dunes last week as 22-year-old Ajani Wilson.

Wilson, from Victorville, California, was reported missing to the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office back on May 28th after falling into the ocean at Elk Head, which is roughly a mile north of Trinidad Head. A two-day search and rescue operation was conducted, but authorities were unable to locate Wilson.

His death has been ruled accidental with cause of death determined to be probable drowning with blunt force trauma due to the fall.

HCSO extends their deepest sympathies to Wilson’s family.