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CPD Homicide Squad Investigating Body Found In Columbus Basement

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Columbus police detectives are on the scene of a house where a body was found in the basement.

Officers were dispatched to the 1100 block of Wildwood Avenue at 7:40 p.m. on a report of a disturbance.

Officers arriving on the scene found the body of a woman in the basement of the home. The woman was pronounced dead at 8:32 p.m.

Detectives won't say how the woman died and they say that they are treating it as a murder investigation. There was no weapon was found inside the home.

The homeowner was interviewed by officers at Columbus police headquarters. That person was later released.

Officers are searching for a man and a woman that left the area in a four-door burgundy colored vehicle.

The identity of the victim has not been released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbus police homicide squad at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS.

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