Police investigate murder


SIDNEY — The murder of a 21-year-old man is being investigated by the Sidney Police Department.

According to a press release, Clement J. Smith Jr., 21, of the Common Wealth of the Bahamas, was found shot to death at a residence at 2461 Apache Drive, Sidney.

On Saturday, Nov. 13 2021 at approximately 930 p.m. Sidney Police responded to the residence in regards to shots fired. Upon arrival first responders discovered Smith lying on a bed in a bedroom of the residence. He was deceased due to a gunshot wound.

Investigators and evidence technicians responded to the scene. It was learned that Smith’s death was due to a shot that was fired from the outside of the residence through the bedroom window where Smith was found.

The investigation is still ongoing. It is asked that if anyone may have seen, heard, or know anything about the shooting incident to contact the Sidney Police Department at 937-498-2351 or Crime Stoppers at 937-492-8477 (TIPS).