Columbus Police investigating homicide after man’s body found in trunk of car

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Columbus Division of Police has identified the man found dead in the trunk of a car Friday morning.

Police are calling 34-year-old Jessie Houser’s death a homicide.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 8:55am, police were called to the 300 block of S. Wayne Avenue on the report of a body found.

Police say a person’s body was found inside the trunk of a vehicle.

Police say this is the 68th homicide so far this year.

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