The department says officers found Jacqueline Watts' body Saturday morning.
Investigators say Jeremy Coomes stole cocaine, meth, marijuana and other controlled substances that were seized by police.
The Columbus Police Department is seeking ways to retain its personnel after losing several officers to neighboring police agencies.
Columbus has purchased 55 Automated External Defibrillators to be installed in patrol cars next month.
Columbus police say they believe many cities see bad cash, but officials say only a fraction of the fake money Columbus has seen has been passed in Bloomington.
Police officers and firefighters will be exempted from the ban.
A growing number of thieves are targeting cars for catalytic converters.