Portsmouth Man arrested on Aggravated Murder Indictment
Today, December 20, 2021, Tyriq Taylor, 21 of Portsmouth was arrested in Columbus, Ohio by the US Marshall’s Service, for Aggravated Murder indictment issued by the Scioto County Grand Jury.
This indictment stems from the October 1, 2021 shooting death of Timothy Perkins, 20 of Eck Court.
Mr. Taylor is being held in the Franklin County Detention Center awaiting a Rule 4 hearing to be extradited back to Scioto County.
Assisting the US Marshall’s today was Adult Parole, Scioto County Adult Probation, a member of the Portsmouth Police Department and a member of the Scioto County Sheriff’s Department