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Los Altos Police Department
Monday January 29th, 2024 :: 05:28 p.m. PST


Press Release: Death Investigation Update #2

The Los Altos Police Department and the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office continue to investigate the deaths of two adults whose bodies were found Tuesday, January 16, at approximately 1:20 PM, during a welfare check.

Investigators can confirm the two deceased individuals are Los Altos residents Steven Hooper (74-year-old male) and Chris Cryer (66-year-old female). The cause of death is still being investigated, pending toxicology reports.

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is asked to please contact Det. Sgt. Spillman at (650) 947-2689,  [email protected]. Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may call the Los Altos Police Department Tip-Line at (650) 947-2774.

Los Altos Police Department
1 N San Antonio Rd
Los Altos, CA 94022

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-947-2770

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