Detectives investigating suspicious death after woman’s body found in Youngstown

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Investigators are trying to identify the body and figure out how she died

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Detectives are investigating a suspicious death after a woman was found dead along a Youngstown road Thursday morning.

The body was found on Kenmore Avenue near Overland Avenue around 5:30 a.m.

Police say it’s the body of a woman between 30 and 50 years old.

Investigators are trying to identify her and figure out how she died.

Captain Rod Foley said a driver passed by and found the body on the side of the street.

“When we arrived here, there is a female…she expired and we’re just trying right now to determine the cause of death at the scene, if possible. If not, we’ll get more information from the coroner’s investigation.”

If anyone has any information about what happened or if you think you know who the woman might be, call Youngstown police at 330-747-7911. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 330-746-CLUE or 330-742-8YPD with any information. You can remain anonymous.

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