(11-16-20) Darke County Sheriff Toby L. Spencer reports that his deputies and detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred at a residence located in the 2100 block of State Route 502 west of the City of Greenville. This ongoing investigation is a cooperative effort between the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, Darke County Coroner’s Office and the Greenville Police Department.
On Friday November 13, 2020 at approximately 5:28 pm the Darke County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a subject found dead in the 2100 block of State Route 502. Darke County Deputies, Union City Fire & Rescue and the Darke County Coroner’s Office were dispatched to the scene. Vincent Hill (31) was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds at his residence.
A joint investigation between the Darke County Sheriff’s Office, Greenville Police Department and Darke County Coroner’s Office was immediately implemented. As a result of this investigation a search warrant was executed at the residence of Lawrence M. Hill (55) of Treaty Way Greenville, Ohio. Hill was arrested within hours of the initial call and booked into the Darke County Jail on suspicion of Murder.
Lawrence Hill is suspected of killing his son, Vincent Hill on the evening of November 11, 2020. Formal charges are pending and expect to be filed by the Darke County Prosecutor’s Office on Monday November 16, 2020.
This investigation into this case is still ongoing.