BLUFFTON, OH — Eugene Jerome Lemons, 37-years-old, of Dearborn Heights, who has been wanted by Detroit Police as a suspect in a murder that occurred in the city, was arrested on Thursday March 25th, 2021, at a motel near Bluffton, Ohio.
The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office received a request for assistance from Bluffton Police in apprehending Eugene Lemons. Lemons was wanted by Detroit Police in connection to a homicide. Lemons was located at the Fairway Inn on State Rt. 103. He was taken into custody without incident.
Authorities in Ohio obtained a search warrant for the hotel room where Lemons was located. Inside they found two high powered rifles and ammunition.
Lemons was booked at the Hancock County Justice Center and is awaiting extradition back to Michigan.