Homicide investigation in Harrison

Posted by Amber Jenkins-email

HARRISON, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating the death of a local man in the city of Harrison that occurred overnight.

A short time before midnight Tuesday, Harrison Police were dispatched to the 500 block Kater Avenue for a report of a person who was not breathing. When they arrived, they found 42-year-old Douglas Mericle dead.

Harrison Police Detectives are investigating this case as a homicide.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040 or the Harrison Police Anonymous Tips Hotline at 513-367-3738.