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Struthers police believe man was murdered at YMHA high rise

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STRUTHERS, Ohio -

Authorities are on the lookout for a vehicle that may provide information about a body discovered at an apartment operated by the Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority.

Struthers Police Chief Tim Roddy tells 21 News that the 56-year-old male was the victim of an apparent stabbing was discovered at Struthers Manor on Poland Avenue this morning. His body was found by a maintenance man.

Roddy says that the vehicle belonging to the victim is missing.

Law enforcement officials throughout the Valley have been advised to be on the lookout for a 1999 white Chevy Blazer with license plates that read: FUT8365

At this time, police are unsure if the vehicle was stolen or in the shop.

The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating, as well as agents from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation.

The Mahoning County Coroner is trying to learn more about the victim, including how long he has been deceased.

Authorities have not released the name of the victim.

Struthers Police are asking any individuals with information on the missing car to call: (330) 755-9849

Stay connected with 21 News and wfmj.com for more on this developing story.

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