Dayton, Ohio – A fatal shooting occurred in a Dayton neighborhood on Sunday afternoon, prompting the police to conduct an investigation.
Law enforcement responded in the area of Sumac Court and Majestic Drive at 1:30 to a report of gunshots.
Upon arrival, officers found a middle-aged man with apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
Dayton Police Department Lt. Jason Hall said that a dog was also shot in the incident. The dog was rescued and placed in the Animal Resource Center’s care.
The incident marks the first homicide in 2022 in Dayton and remains under investigation.
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