Thurs. 10:15 a.m.: Woman found dead on South Side street

YOUNGSTOWN – An unidentified woman aged 30 to 50 years old was found dead at 5:30 a.m. today at the corner of Overland and Kenmore avenues on the South Side.

Police were called there for a body in the street and found her dead in the roadway. The cause of the woman’s death was undetermined at the scene, and her identity is not known, the detective division of the Youngstown Police Department stated in a press release.

Anyone who has information about the incident or the identity of the woman is asked to call the police department at 330-747-7911, Crime Stoppers at 330-747-CLUE or 330-742-8YPD with information. Tips may be left anonymously.

If the death is ruled a homicide, it will be the third in Youngstown this month.

There were homicides Jan. 1 and Jan. 2.


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