JEFFERSON, Ohio (WYTV) – WYTV expects to learn more Thursday about the identity of human bones found in a fire pit in Roaming Shores, Ohio in August.
The Ashtabula County Sheriff has called a news conference for Thursday at 10 a.m.
The bones were discovered after narcotics agents raided a home on Route 6 in Roaming Shores on Aug. 20. The sheriff’s office said they found human bones in a backyard fire pit and in the woods near the rear of the property. Deputies then arrested 40-year-old James Brooks, on numerous drug charges and abuse of a corpse.
Police confirmed that Brooks has met missing 18-year-old Warren teen Alesha Bell, but have not determined if the remains are hers.
Check WYTV.com, the WYTV app, and watch WYTV 33 News at 5:30 and 6 Thursday for the latest information on this story.