YPD continues investigating body found on south side

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Youngstown Police Department detectives continue to look for clues, after finding a body on the city’s south side Saturday evening.

They say the male victim had been shot to death. Officers say it appears the body had been there for a while.

A call came into the dispatch center of a strong odor in the 100-block of East Philadelphia Avenue. When police got to the area, they found a body in the brush behind a garage.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call Youngstown Police Department’s Detective Division at 742-8911.

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