Homicide Investigation Underway in Dearborn County

Homicide Investigation Underway in Dearborn County


The Indiana State Police is currently conducting a homicide investigation after a Lawrenceburg man was found deceased in his home on Memorial Day.

On Monday, May 28th, at approximately 2:15 pm, the Indiana State Police and Dearborn County Sheriff’s Department were called to an address on Highridge Court in the Hidden Valley subdivision when Thomas Biedenharn, age 73, was found deceased inside his residence.  Evidence at the scene indicated the death appeared to be the result of foul play.

An autopsy was conducted yesterday, May 30th, in Hamilton County, Ohio.  The autopsy determined that Biedenharn death was the result of a homicide.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The Indiana State Police Criminal Investigative Division is currently investigating the homicide.  Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to call the Indiana State Police-Versailles Post at (812)689-5000.

The Indiana State Police is being assisted by the Dearborn County Sheriff’s Department and the Dearborn County Prosecutor’s Office.