Her name was Lauren Trapuzzano, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner.By Royce Jones

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

ROSS TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – A body was found in Ross Township Friday afternoon.

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Police say a young woman’s body was found in the area of 6th Avenue in the Laurel Gardens neighborhood.

The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Lauren Trapuzzano of Coraopolis.

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The call came into police around 2 p.m. Friday.

Neighbors KDKA’s Royce Jones talked to said they’re on edge waiting for more details.

The cause of death is still under investigation.

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This article was first published at 4:08 p.m. on August 27, 2021.