Monday, January 16, 2017

The daily update for January 16th.

Homicide victim identified

The body of the man discovered near Doylestown has been identified as being  Jeremy Dean Lesh a 44 year old from Perry Township in Stark County. Lesh was reported missing by his family on January 14th.
There is currently a joint investigation into his death taking place between Perry Township Police and the Wayne County Sheriff's Office.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Deputies investigate homicide in Chippewa Twp.

UPDATE 6:30 a.m. January 16th We are still working on learning the identity of this victim. We can however say that it is not Lafayette Township Trustee Bryon Macron who is missing from Medina County.

January 15th 2017 Chippewa Twp. The body of an unidentified man was discovered by a woman walking her dog near Clinton road at 4:30 p.m. today. At that time Doylestown police responded and determined that the man was dead and the body was was in a wooded area just outside of the village.

Deputies as well as agents from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Wayne County Coroner's office responded to the scene and the investigation into the matter is ongoing.
The body has been removed from the scene and the case is being investigated as a homicide.
We will share more information as it becomes available.