A young Vallejo woman stumbled upon a macabre scene Wednesday when she came home to find her uncle dead with a severed hand.

Vallejo officers were called to the house in the 2200 block of Garnet Drive at about 3 p.m. and found the 44-year-old Vallejo man dead at the scene, police said.

Officers on Garnet Drive described the scene as "grisly."

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