Sheriff’s office investigating ‘suspicious death’ in Lincoln Heights

Sheriff’s office investigating ‘suspicious death’ in Lincoln Heights
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LINCOLN HEIGHTS, Ohio (FOX19) - The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the ‘suspicious death’ of a man in Lincoln Heights early Friday.

Deputies responded to the intersection of Van Buren and Douglas streets around 2 a.m. following a report of a male lying in the street unconscious.

Upon arrival, they found Kerwin Heard, 41, of Wyoming, dead at the scene, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.

The release says Heard suffered a head injury and it’s believed he was either struck or fell from a motor vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Traffic Safety Unit or the Criminal Investigations Section of the Hamilton County Sheriff’s office at (513) 825-1500 or CrimeStoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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