Mon. 1:30 p.m.: Missing Mecca woman found dead

MECCA – Neighbors walking their dog this morning found the body of a Mecca woman who had been reported missing one night earlier.

The Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of Rachel E. Cella, 27, of 2365 Edgewater Dr., Apt. A, Cortland.

The woman’s body was found at 10:40 a.m. today, covered in mud in a ditch across from 6023 State Route 46, according to the Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office.

The woman was fully clothed, but her coat was lying next to her feet.

Mecca Volunteer Fire Department responded to the call for help and confirmed the woman was deceased, according to a sheriff’s office report.

Investigators were not immediately releasing any further details.


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