UPDATE 2/5/21 – Robert Cruz, 54, is accused in the killing of Michelle Opaliski. Cruz and Opaliski knew each other.
Her truck was found in Lorain after a tip from the public, reports People Magazine.
“The vehicle was parked in front of someone’s house and not normally parked out there,” says Lorain Police Detective Sergeant Tabitha Angello. “We sent officers out and recovered her vehicle.”
That is when authorities found blood inside the truck. Then on Jan, 22, her body was found about two miles from her car near Sacred Heart Chapel in Lorain.
Opaliski’s body was found on the afternoon of Jan. 22, around two miles from where her car was found, near an access gate for the Sacred Heart Chapel in Lorain.
Michelle Opaliski, 46, has been missing from Ohio since January 16, 2021. Her 1998 Maroo Ford F-150 truck was found parked in the 4000 block Shawnee Drive in Lorain, Ohio on January 19.
Michelle is 5’3” and 138 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes.
If you have any information, call police at (440)204-2105.