YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Police say someone reported finding a dead body in a vacant lot near the corner of Wydesteel and Trussit Avenue in Youngstown.
Upon investigating, police say they found the remains of a human body, mostly bones and a skull in a tattered winter coat.
Police do not know how long the remains have been there.
The body was transported to the Coroner’s office where officials are waiting for more details. They’re hoping the Coroner’s report will shed some light on what happened to this person.
Police are not saying whether they suspect any kind of foul play. It is still very early in the investigation and police say they don’t have much to go on.