Children find dead body in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Several children playing Tuesday found a dead body in the rear of a vacant house  at 712 Elmwood Lane, Middletown Police said.

Police responded at 4:51 p.m. to the scene where suspected drug paraphernalia was recovered. Foul play is not suspected.

The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of relatives.

Anyone with information is asked to called Detective Dave Swartzel at 513-425-7737.

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