TALLMADGE -- Tallmadge Police have identified a suspect in the death of a woman and her son whose remains were found in a wooded area last month.
The man, who has not been charged, was the live-in boyfriend of Wendy Ralston.Police took the case to prosecutors late Thursday.
Ralston and her 5-year-old son, Peyton, had been reported missing by Ralston's mother.
Lt. Ron Williams says the man was brought in and questioned the day the bodies were found, and he stayed overnight at the police department that night, providing officers with a lot of information.
In the past six weeks, police say they've thoroughly investigated the case and the forensics. Lt.Williams saysthey've confirmed most ofthe information the man provided to be inaccurate, leadingpolice to consider him a suspect.
The information will go to a Summit County grand jury in the next two weeks, where police hope prosecutors will be able to indict the suspect.
Police do not consider the man a flight risk.
Funeral services for Wendy and Peyton Ralstonwill be held Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Avenue, Tallmadge.
The funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Tallmadge Lutheran Church, 759 East Avenue, Tallmadge, following an hour-long visitation.