CLEVELAND, Ohio — A 53-year-old Warrensville Heights woman has been identified as the first victim found in Anthony Sowell’s home, a relative says. Donnita Carmichael says Cleveland police notified her family this afternoon that her mother, Tonia, was found in the house. Police did not divulge the cause of death.
Coroner’s officials now confirm that they have found 11 bodies at Sowell’s home. All of them are black women. At least five of them were strangled.
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