(1-2-23) On January 01, 2023, at 4:25 p.m. the Upper Sandusky Police Department was dispatched to Dollar Tree for a man waving a weapon around inside the store.
Before police arrived, the man left the store. Officers arrived and found a female employee deceased. A short time later an officer located a suspect and he was taken into custody.
No names have been released at this time.
Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation is currently processing the crime scene.
Agencies assisting the Upper Sandusky Police Department and Wyandot County Major Crimes Unit are Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office, Wyandot County EMS, Upper Sandusky Fire, Wyandot County Coroner’s Office, Wyandot County Prosecutor’s Office, and Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation.