June 20, 2008
Homicide Unit Investigation
On 6/19/08 at 8:20 a.m., Cincinnati Police received a 911 call to 643 Manitou reference a deceased body lying in the woods. District Four officers, along with Cincinnati Fire Personnel responded and located a decomposed black male wrapped up in two blankets lying on the ground.
On 6/20/2018, the Hamilton County Coroner’s Office ruled Mr. Billings’ death a homicide. Mr. Billings died as a result of a gunshot wound to his body.
Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Section at (513) 352-3542 or CRIMESTOPPERS at (513) 352-3040 or submit a top at our p3tips website at p3tips.com. Callers may remain anonymous and may receive compensation for their information.