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Police Responded To A Report Of A Man In His Underwear. It Turned Out He Allegedly Just Murdered Someone.

Source: Wyandot County Jail; MEGA

Jul. 16 2022, Published 11:06 a.m. ET

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Police responded to a report of a man in his underwear breaking windows. But when authorities arrived, they learned it was a murder case and found homemade bombs.

This week, the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office in Ohio announced the arrest of Melvin Nash, 51, in connection to the case.

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Around 8 a.m. on July 10, deputies responded to a report of man in the street in his underwear. They also learned the suspect had broken windows of houses and was carrying a gun.

The suspect was later identified as Nash, according to the sheriff’s office.

When deputies arrived, they found Nash holding a gun and he was taken into custody, according to the sheriff’s office.

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Police also found a man lying in front of a nearby home on another street, according to the sheriff’s office. The victim had multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital, where he died.


The victim was identified as Daren High, 53, according to the sheriff’s office.

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Nash and the victim lived on the same street, but police did not say what led to the alleged killing.

During a search of Nash’s home, they found four homemade bombs and a cache of guns, according to the sheriff’s office.

Nash was charged with murder and is being held in an Ohio jail.


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