(Geauga County) – Russell Township Police are investigating the death of an elderly woman. Her body was discovered in a house on Cloveridge Road.

The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and the U.S. Marshal’s office are assisting in the probe.

The coroner was called out and a warrant was issued to search the home. Yellow tape was tied around the perimeter of the property.

According to media reports, an 18 year old male has been taken into custody, and that the 81 year old victim is his grandmother.

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