Police investigating after woman's body found in west Columbus alley

Columbus police investigating body found in west Columbus. (WSYX/WTTE)

Columbus police are investigating a body found in west Columbus Tuesday morning.

According to police officers were dispatched to the are of North Guilford Avenue and Wendell Avenue on the report of a body found in an alley way. Responding officers found the woman and what appeared to be blood on the pavement.

The woman's body was taken to the Franklin County Coroner's Office. Homicide detectives say they are waiting on a preliminary autopsy to learn more about how she died, and whether it was a homicide or not.

The alley where the victim was found is behind a couple of vacant houses and a building that a sign says is an Avenger's Motorcycle Club. Neighbors say there may be some home surveillance video of the area.

ABC 6/FOX 28 will continue to follow this story.

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