Police: Body found along Harrisburg Pike may be of missing Zanesville woman

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) – A body was found in the area of Old Harrisburg Road at Harrisburg Pike near Columbus Thursday, according to law enforcement officials.

Franklin County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Marc Gofstein said there was an alert from Zanesville police regarding a homicide earlier in the day. 

Zanesville Police detectives are in investigating the death.

Sources tell us the body is a woman who was reported missing from Zanesville.

Our sister station WHIZ says 64-year-old Elizabeth Alvarez was reported missing Wednesday and Zanesville police said they believe foul play may be involved in her disappearance.

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