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Woman charged in 2011 Sylvania murder, Victim's body found burned in home

Melody L. W illiams


On Thursday, Sylvania Township Police

announced
the arrest of a woman in the 2011 murder of a Toledo-native.


I

nvestigators have charged
Melody L. Williams with Aggravated Murder and Aggravated Robbery following the death of L.C. Lyons, Jr.


The 58-year-old's body was found inside a burned out Sylvania home, 5128 Inland Drive, on July 4th, 2011.


Initially, police thought Lyons died in the fire, but the coroner ruled his death a homicide after discovering a gunshot wound to his head.


Police s

ay
Williams torched the home in order to cover up the murder.


S

he's
now behind bars at the Lucas County Jail.

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