WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - A man has been arrested in the death of his girlfriend.
Troopers arrested Gregory Baxter, 49, in the death of Tracy Bender, also 49.
Warrensville Heights police found Bender's body outside in the area of Shurmer Drive and Brookton Road on Jan. 20.
Baxter was pulled over at 2:25 a.m. Wednesday on the Ohio Turnpike in Berlin Township. Troopers say they got suspicious when Baxter was driving 51 in a 70 mph area.
That is when they ran the plate and discovered it was stolen from Warrensville Heights. Troopers pulled him over and took him into custody.
Baxter has been turned over to Warrensville Heights Police, where he is facing murder charges.
Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.
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