Female body found in Avondale

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - A female body was found near Cleveland Avenue in Avondale Sunday on a Victory Parkway overpass.

Police say the person was most likely only deceased 15-20 minutes before they arrived.

"District 4 got an anonymous call that there was a body behind this building here on Cleveland up on the railroad tracks. District 4 officers responded. They located a body. We're looking into it as a homicide right now," said Sgt. Jeff Gramke.

The female died from multiple gunshot wounds. Neighbors say they're not surprised.

"Lately there has been more things that have happened. such as gunfire shots and as we know today a body being found on that viaduct," said Victor Norflee, who lives less than 500 yards from where the body was found.

Cincinnati police have no witnesses, motive or suspects that can help them piece together what happened. They are asking anyone with information to call CRIMESTOPPERS at (513) 352-3040.

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