Sidney homicide victim identified

Crime Scene Tape

SIDNEY, Ohio (WDTN) — Sidney Police opened a homicide investigation after finding a man dead.

Police went to an apartment in the 400 block of North Miami Avenue around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday for a welfare check.

When officers arrived, they found a man dead inside the apartment. The coroner’s office identified the man as Lance Johnson, 38, of Sidney.

Police say Johnson’s death is suspicious. It has been ruled a homicide.

Anyone with information about the man’s death is asked to call the Sidney Police Department at 937-498-2351.

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