YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) — Youngstown Detectives continue to look for clues at this hour, after finding a body on the city’s southside.
Officers say a call came into dispatch earlier this evening — of a strong odor in the 100-block of East Philadelphia Avenue.
When police got to the area – they found a body in brush — behind the garage.
Detectives are investigating this as a murder. They say they believe the person was shot to death.
Officers say it appears the body had been there for a while.
At this time, they are not releasing the gender or age of the person.
If you have any information, you’re asked to call Youngstown Police Department’s Detective Division at 742-8911.