Body found in East Walnut Hills

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

WALNUT HILLS, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating the discovery of a body in East Walnut Hills.

Cincinnati Police Officer Danita Kilgore says a man was walking his two dogs along Torrence Parkway near Columbia Parkway just after 10 a.m. when the dogs picked up the scent and found the body.

Police say the body has been there for a while. The body appears to be that of a male, but the race or age of the person are not known.

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office will perform an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death. Dental records and fingerprints will be used to identify the body if they are available.

The Cincinnati Police Homicide Unit is investigating the incident. Anyone with information about this offense is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040. will update this story as more information becomes available.

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