George Hiotis

Guernsey County Homicide Investigated

by George Hiotis on February 4, 2011 at 4:52 am

The Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide.

 Sheriff Mike McCauley says on Thursday around 6:00 pm a man went to check on his father who he had not heard from in a while. The Sheriff says the son found his dad deceased.

The only details that are being released Friday are that the victim is a 55-year-old who lived in Lake Seneca Resorts in southeast Guernsey County.

Sheriff McCauley says the body of the victim has been transported to Licking County for an autopsy.

The name of the victim will not be released until notification of next of kin.

The incident remains under investigation.