One Deceased From Drug Overdose in Sidney

April 20, 2015

Shortly after 2:  Friday afternoon, the Shelby Co. Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 4662 Hardin-Wapakoneta Rd. in Sidney on a report of an unresponsive male, and another male possibly deceased.  The unresponsive male was identified as Danny Moses, 56, of the same address.  Moses was transported to Wilson Memorial Hospital and is currently in the Critical Care Unit at Wilson.

The second male was identified as Rickey Swob, 51, of the same address.  Swob was pronounced deceased by the Shelby Co. Coroner and was transported to the Montgomery County Coroner's Office for an autopsy.

A third male at the residence was identified as Matthew Woehler, 18, of the same address.  Woehler was arrested by Shelby Co. Deputies on Felony Warrant's and transported to the Shelby Co. Jail.

The preliminary investigation indicates Moses and Swob were possibly using drugs and suffered drug overdoses.  The residence was secured by Deputies while Detectives obtained a search warrant for the residence.  The subsequent search warrant resulted in finding drug paraphernalia within the residence.

This case remains under investigation by the Shelby Co. Sheriff's Office.


Press Release from Shelby Co. Sheriff John R. Lenhart