The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA


December 12, 2013

Body found in Mahoning Terrace scheduled for Friday autopsy

— MAHONING TWP – The body of a 51-year old woman found dead at 2:30 p.m., Dec. 11, is scheduled for an autopsy at 8 a.m., Dec. 13.

The woman’s body was found at Mahoning Terrace, according to Montour County coroner Scott Lynn. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notice to family members.

The deceased’s boyfriend was in the apartment at the time of the death, Lynn said, but no one is in custody for the death. “It’s an open case and we’re investigating further,” he said.

Corporal Chad Thomas of the Mahoning Township Police confirmed that there was an investigation taking place in regards to a Wednesday incident, but declined to release any information pending a further investigation. “It’s something we’re looking into,” he said. More information might be available Friday or Monday, Thomas said.


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