PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (WSAZ) — The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting death after a neighbor found a man with an apparent gunshot wound on a back porch.
A little after 11 p.m. Sunday, Marcus Huston says he heard a gunshot next door on in the 3700 block of State Route 139 in Portsmouth.
He walked to the home and saw a man lying on the back porch. He says it appeared he’d been shot in the head.
Huston called 911. He recognized the victim, 45-year-old Sherman Martin.