June 30, 2016

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Body found at landfill facility

NEW RUSSIA TWP. – A body was found this morning at the Republic Waste Services landfill, according to the Lorain County Sheriff’s office.

The coroner was at the scene and no one has said whether it was a man or woman, said Sheriff’s Capt. Jim Drozdowski.

He said detectives told him the body was at the recycling center portion of the landfill operation on Oberlin-Elyria Road.

Drozdowski said authorities were alerted at about 9 a.m.

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