Authorities searching for suspect in suspicious death of baby


The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Roseville Police Department, are looking for a man who has become a suspect in the suspicious death of a 4-month-old baby.

The child’s death occurred on July 18.

Authorities are searching for 41 year-old Derek Bush.

Bush is 5 foot 8 inch tall white male that weighs about 170 pounds.

His last known address is located in Roseville, although he has family members that live in both the Zanesville and Crooksville areas.

Law enforcement is advising that Bush is dangerous and should not be approached.

Anyone that has information on his whereabouts, or additional information that could aid in the investigation, should contact the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office at 740.452.3637 ext. 0.

No additional information pertaining to the incident is being released at this time.