Franklin County sheriff asks for help in homicide investigation

File photo - Crime scene tape (AP Photo/David Goldman)

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP -- A man is dead and sheriff's deputies want your help to find out why.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office received reports of gunfire on Sherwood Forest Court East in Franklin Township Thursday night.

Sheriff's deputies and Franklin Township police responded just after 9:30 p.m. They found 43-year-old Sherman Sydnor with two gunshot wounds. He later died at the hospital.

Detectives are calling this a homicide investigation. The sheriff is asking anyone with information to call 614-525-3351.

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