Scioto Detectives Investigate Homicide

Bethany Venable

Updated Mon, Nov 28, 2011 11:21 am

Scioto County sheriff's detectives are investigating a homicide after a body was found in a truck parked near a cemetery.

Sheriff Marty Donini says his office received the call Saturday afternoon that the truck had been parked at the Crabtree Cemetery near the Brush Creek forest since Friday.  The caller told officers he beileved there was a dead body in the truck. 
Donini says the body is Harry Harvey Howard, Jr., 31, of Otway.
The body was sent to the Montgomery County coroner for an autopsy.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Scioto County Detective Matt Spencer at 740-351-1099.