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(5-1-18) On Monday, April 30th, the Celina Police Department responded to a report of a death at the Celina Motel at 225 S. Main St., room 213.  The man who lives there, 30 year old James Atkins, returned home from work and found 28 year old Tiffany Shoepfle of Lima, Ohio deceased in the room.  The Celina Fire Department. EMT’s responded to the scene as well.

Police located evidence consistent with illegal drug use in the room.  The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office will be conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.  The incident remains under investigation by the Celina Police Department.