Body of missing Portage County man found in swamp near Rootstown

STREETSBORO, Ohio - During a search for a missing person, police in Portage County discovered the body of a missing man in a swamp near Rootstown Tuesday.

According to police, the body of James Goggin was found by police around 9 a.m. in a swamp just north of Karry Road.

Goggin was reported missing March 31 by police. He was reported as last seen in the 4300 block of Tallmadge Road in Rootstown.

Streetsboro police and the Portage County Sheriff's Office launched a joint investigation for his disappearance late Monday night.

No immediate signs of foul play were given,

Police and the coroner's office are now investigating Goggin's death.

Check back for more details as they become available.  

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