SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH. (THECOUNT) — Brittany Lynn Watson, of Cleveland, Ohio has been identified as the woman found dead in a Springfield Township motel early Sunday.

Watson, 23, was found deceased around midnight in a motel cabin at Office Motel, located at 1922 Massillon Road, in Akron, Ohio on Sunday.


Police are treating Watson’s death as suspicious.

Springfield Sgt. Eric East said in an email to Fox8 that “The fact of her age, general healthy appearance, along with no obvious evidence of drug abuse, alone beckons a closer look into this death.”

The cause of death has not been determined.

The autopsy has been rescheduled to Tuesday.

Anyone with possible information should contact police at 911.

Geo quick facts: Akron is a city in Ohio. It’s home to Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, with a Tudor Revival manor house, a conservatory and landscaped grounds. The Akron Art Museum displays modern pieces, including pop art and photos, in an 1899 building with a dramatic glass and steel addition. To the north, Hale Farm and Village offers a glimpse of life in the 19th century, with 32 restored buildings, plus gardens and farm animals – wikipedia.