Police find woman dead in Columbus alley

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COLUMBUS, OH -A woman has been found dead in an alley in Columbus and police suspect foul play.

Today, July 11, 2021, at 6:18 am, officers responded to an unknown complaint in the rear of 543 S. Terrace Ave. A passerby saw a body lying in the alley.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a female white victim. Columbus Division of Fire responded to the scene and pronounced the victim, a white female in her 30’s, deceased at the scene at 6:26 am. The cause of death is undetermined at this time. There is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with info is asked to call CPD’s Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at (614) 461-TIPS (8477). This is the city’s 106th homicide in 2021.

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