YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Investigators have identified the remains found in a wooded area in Youngstown last month.
The victim was positively identified as 53-year-old Edward Memmer, who lived on E. Evergreen Avenue, according to the Mahoning County Coroner’s Office.
Memmer was found on November 30 down an embankment at the corner of Erie Street and Earle Avenue. Police said the body had been dismembered.
It was found while wastewater workers were checking manhole covers in the area.
According to the coroner’s office, Memmer was identified with fingerprint technology. An autopsy was conducted by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office.
No further details were released.
The Youngstown Police Department and Coroner’s Office continue to investigate.