According to the Ohio News Now, there may be a break in the Julie Popovich murder investigation as a potential suspect may be behind bars.
The search for a killer may have turned a corner Tuesday night.Columbus Police sources say there is a suspect in the murder of Julie Popovich.
A young man behind bars Tuesday night was being charged with a rape committed on May 6th. Adam Saleh, 18, was being arraigned on that charge Wednesday morning.
But police sources say Saleh is also a suspect in the disappearance and murder of Julie Popovich.
According to FBI detectives Saleh lives near Ledo’s Lounge near Hudson Street the last location that Julie Popovich was seen alive and police sources claim that Saleh was at that club the night Popovich disappeared.
The Federal Bureau of Investigations, Columbus homicide detectives and crime scene investigators searched Saleh’s North High Street apartment Tuesday night. The flat above a video store is just a stone’s throw away from Ledo’s Lounge near Hudson Street.
That’s the last place Julie Popovich was seen alive.
Police sources say Saleh was at that club the night Popovich disappeared — Thursday, August 11th.
A woman’s skeletal remains were found near Hoover Dam