Body found on Middletown bike trail


MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WDTN) — Middletown Police are investigating after a man’s body was found on a bike trail.

Officers were called to the area of 9th and Maple Street around 8:40 a.m. Sunday.

When police arrived, they found a male victim on the bike path. According to officers, he did not have any vital signs and a large amount of blood was near his body.

Officials say the man’s death is suspicious and the investigation is ongoing.

The identity of the victim will not be released until next of kin is notified.

If you have any information, call Middletown Police at 513-425-7700. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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