LAKEWOOD, Ohio (WJW) — An Erie Cliff Drive resident reported finding a person dead in Lake Erie, Lakewood police said Monday.
The resident’s property is right next to a cliff over the lake, according to Lakewood police Capt. Gary Stone.
The resident was initially reporting a break-in of their storage shed, but then saw the body in the water.
“We are currently investigating and not sure if the two are related,” Stone wrote in an email.
Police say the victim is a man in his 20s. He hasn’t been identified.