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FREMONT, OH (TiffinOhio.net News) — A body that was found in an area near the Tindall Bridge in Fremont on Friday has been identified, under circumstances law enforcement described as “suspicious.”
Sandusky County Sheriff Chris Hilton confirmed that the Lucas County coroner positively identified the body as Eric Edwards Jr., 34, using fingerprints.
Edwards Jr. had been missing since July 2. His body was found on July 5.
Sheriff Hilton said that his department, along with Fremont Police, will be investigating this as an active homicide. He said they have a number of leads, but no suspects at this time.
Sheriff Hilton also said it is probable that the person responsible for Edwards’ death knew Edwards.