The Licking County Coroner's Office says a woman who was found dead in a motel Friday afternoon died of a gun shot wound.
The Heath Police Department responded to the incident at the Super 8 Motel on Hebron Road around 12:30 p.m.
Officers say they found a woman inside one of the rooms, who was later identified as 28-year-old Jacqueline Coleman.
An autopsy was conducted early this morning. No further details are being released in the case, but officers are calling the death suspicious.