Coroner and police investigating after woman's body found in Johnstown

Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. - The Cambria County Coroners Office and Johnstown Police Department are investigating after a woman's body was found in an alley in Johnstown. 

Coroner Jeff Lees tells WTAJ that the body was discovered after 12 p.m. in the Hornerstown section of the city. 

He explained the body was found in a trash area of an alley off of Messenger street. 

Lees say his office and the Johnstown Police department are in the early stages of the investigation but say it is suspicious. 

An autopsy is scheduled for today. 

 


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