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MASSILLON, OH – Police are on the scene at South Sippo Park in Massillon, where a woman’s body has been found.

Woman's body discovered in South Sippo Park, Massillon, Ohio. (Photo courtesy: WJW image)

Woman’s body discovered in South Sippo Park, Massillon, Ohio. (Photo courtesy: WJW image)

Walkers in the park discovered the body at around 7:45 a.m. this morning. The body is that of a white woman, who looks to be between 30-50 years old.  Investigators tell Fox 8 that the woman has three tattoos. The first tattoo is a heart and a rose, located on her right shoulder. The second one is an orange sunflower on her right ankle, and the third is a set of initials on her left ankle. The letters are either “JKS” or “JHS”.

Officials are treating this as a homicide and are asking anyone with a missing loved one, or anyone that has any information about this case, to call the Bureau of Criminal Investigation at 855-BCI-OHIO or the Massillon police.

Fox 8 will have updates on this developing story here on and on Fox 8 news.


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Body of woman discovered in Massillon park

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