Police investigating after body found in Massillon garage

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MASSILLON, Ohio – Police are investigating after a body was found on Saturday inside a Massillon garage.

According to a police, a man was doing yard work at a vacant home in the 1300 block of Arapahoe Road Southeast when he cut through the detached garage.

He found the body inside the garage just after 5 p.m.

The Stark County Coroner was called to the scene.

Police say the body was decomposed, so there is no information at this time about the gender, age or race of the person.

The investigation is ongoing.

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