Sheriff identifies woman found wrapped in plastic on Tuscarawas County road

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Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 12:10 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 1:53 PM EDT
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TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - The woman found wrapped in plastic on the side of a road Tuesday morning has been identified as Amber Sherrell, 38, of Tuscarawas County.

The body of Amber Sherrell, 38, was found wrapped in plastic along a road in Goshen Township.
The body of Amber Sherrell, 38, was found wrapped in plastic along a road in Goshen Township.((Source: GoFundMe))

Tuscarawas County Sheriff Orvis Campbell said Sherrell was identified through fingerprints.

Her cause of death has not yet been released, but Sheriff Campbell said foul play is suspected.

A person on their way to work Tuesday spotted the body around 6:27 a.m. along White Bridge Road off of SR 416 at the base of Seven-Mile Drive in Goshen Township.

Sheriff Campbell said investigators are now working to reconstruct a timeline of those who last saw or spoke to Sherrell.

If you have any information, please call the Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office at 330-339-2000.

Sherrell’s family has set up a GoFundMe account to help pay for funeral expenses.

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