PIKE TOWNSHIP, Ohio The body of a woman was found in Sandy Creek in Pike Township Friday evening.
Preliminary investigation indicates the death is a homicide by stabbing, according to a news release.
Stark County Sheriff George Maier reports that at 8:57 p.m. Friday, deputies located the remains of the unidentified female in the 3100 block of Gracemont Avenue SW after receiving a call from a passerby.
This case remains under investigation by the Stark County Sheriff’s Office and the Stark County Coroner’s Office. Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 330-430-3800 or the Anonymous Crime Tip Line at 330-451-3937.