UPDATE | Police ID body discovered behind Boardman Starbucks


BOARDMAN — The body found behind Starbucks this morning has been identified as Billie Beshara, 48, of St. Albans Drive.

Beshara was reported missing Saturday and last seen Friday, police said.

A patrol officer recognized her vehicle - a black Escalade - while patrolling the area about 6:50 a.m. She was found dead in the vehicle.

The Mahoning County Coroner's Office reports that there were no obvious signs of trauma or foul play, but the death is being investigated by township police and the coroner.

A tow truck is on scene removing the vehicle from the parking lot where it was parked. Investigators are preparing to clear the scene.

From here, police will take the vehicle back to the station to process any evidence they find.

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