- — A body was discovered at about 3 p.m. Wednesday at Tri-County Industries’ in Pine Township, state police said.
Employees discovered the body of the 16- to 25-year-old white female, police said.
Police described the woman as about 5 feet 1 to about 5 feet 3, with a medium build, pierced ears and long, brown hair She was wearing black yoga pants,a black tank top, white ankle socks with green trim and a green bra.
Trooper Dan Kester said her body could have ended up in the Tri-County transfer station any time after midnight Tuesday.
Small neighborhood garbage trucks from Clarion to Youngstown and as far north as Erie dump garbage there, according to Kester.
Kester said police will have more information and a cause of death after the autopsy on Thursday.