UPDATE: Authorities believe they have discovered the remains of a Melanie. Workers found the woman’s body behind a building on Fairport Nursery Road on Thursday, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said. A suicide note was also found.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding Melanie Chapuis, 46, from Painesville Township, Ohio.
Melanie was last seen leaving her home on Fruitland Drive on Wednesday, December 7. Her car was found at a visitor parking lot on Huntington Road near Grand River on Thursday.
Friends and family said that Melanie liked to fish, so her car being found near Grand River would not been unusual.
Melanie is 5’5″ tall, 205 pounds with short, curly red hair. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, blue polo shirt and blue feece jacket.
If you know of her whereabouts, please call the Lake County Sheriff’s Dept. at 440-350-5620.