Woman found dead in Warren is from Cortland

Staff report


Police have identified the body found on the southwest side of the city just before 9 p.m. Friday.

Reports say the woman is 23-year-old Sierra Roberts of North Greenville Road in Cortland.

Roberts’ unclothed body was found by a woman and her daughter at Pershing Avenue Southwest and Choctaw Avenue Southwest, reports said.

Officers found a pair of men’s underwear and a pair of socks about 50 to 75 feet away and took them for evidence, reports said.

An autopsy was done over the weekend, and the cause of death is pending, said a spokeswoman for the Trumbull County Coroner’s office.

Vindicator news partner 21 WFMJ-TV said Roberts is the daughter of city police Capt. Tim Roberts, who is head of the department’s Emergency Services Division.

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