Murder Suspect Dies Following Columbus Police Chase

Jan 26, 2021

Columbus police say a man wanted for homicide in Hancock County died Monday following a police chase.

Authorities say Jordan Suydam was firing at vehicles from his pickup truck on West Broad Street, at Westgate Park and on October Ridge Drive.  He crashed on Georgesville Road near Philippi Road and his truck caught on fire. Suydam was wanted for questioning in the murder of Arthur Suydam III early Monday morning.