Body Found in Landfill

Pike Township, OH - Police are investigating after the discovery of a body at the Countywide Landfill on Gracemont Street in Pike Township.

Workers discovered the body of a black male this morning at 7:15AM.

Police believe the victim is from the Canton area and may have been sleeping in a dumpster that was emptied and taken to the landfill.

An investigation is underway - no word on the victim's identity at this time.