Dumped: Restaurant Worker Discovers Body Inside Dumpster

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are investigating a body that was found in a dumpster behind 8425 Cedar Avenue.

The body was discovered by a restaurant worker taking out the trash just after 11 p.m. Wednesday evening.

Cleveland Police Lt. Thomas Stacho tells 19 Action News that the body was female and suffered obvious trauma to her head and face.

Police have detained and questioned a 36-year-old Cleveland man.

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