MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Police have ruled the death of a 25-year-old man found Sunday morning along a Middletown bike trail as a homicide.
Officers have identified the victim as 25-year-old William Tyrone Sawyer.
Sawyer's body was discovered on the Great Miami Recreational Trail near 9th Street around 8:40 a.m. Sunday. Officers said there was a large amount of blood at the scene.
Detectives said Sawyer's death appeared suspicious in nature. The cause of death remains unknown pending an ongoing investigation.