The Journal Gazette
Monday, January 24, 2022 1:00 am

Antwerp woman held on charge of murder

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An Antwerp, Ohio, woman has been arrested in the death of a man believed to be her husband, police said.

Heidi Lynn Grant, 47, was arrested Saturday on an aggravated murder charge in the death of Christopher Franklin, 47, Antwerp Police Chief George Clemens III said.

Franklin was reported missing Friday, when police were told he was last seen Jan. 16 in Antwerp. The body of a man believed to be Franklin was found Saturday, Clemens said.

He declined to say where the body was found. The body was taken to the Lucas County coroner's office in Toledo where an autopsy will be conducted and the man will be identified.

Grant was being held at the Paulding County Jail without bail. 

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