Hamilton man found shot dead in Springfield Township

Posted at 6:10 AM, Oct 17, 2016

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- A Hamilton man is dead after police were dispatched to the 2000 block of Highland Avenue in West College Hill at approximately 8:24 p.m. Sunday for reports of a subject shot.  

Officers say they found 58-year-old Timothy L. French dead in the front seat of his van with at least one gunshot wound. 

Investigators are looking to identify two suspects last seen running northbound on Simpson Avenue immediately after the shooting. The first suspect is described as a black man of unknown age, wearing dark clothing. The second suspect was described as wearing a tan jacket. 

Anyone who may have information is asked to call the Springfield Township Police Department at (513) 729-1300 or Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.