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Carolyn Fleegle

Body Discovered in Perry County

by Carolyn Fleegle on November 10, 2016 at 4:23 pm

The Perry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of a body along a road in Shawnee.

Sheriff William Barker says this past Sunday around 9:30 a.m. his office received a call in regards to an unresponsive female lying along Township Road 390.

The Sheriff’s Office along with Shawnee and Corning Fire Departments responded to the scene and found the female was deceased.

The Fairfield County Coroner’s Office is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.