The victim, a man in his 30s, was taken to Miami Valley Hospital, according to the Montgomery County Regional Dispatch Center. His injuries are considered life-threatening. Dispatchers did not have any word of the victim’s condition as of Saturday morning.
A hunting rifle is believed to be the weapon used, according to reports.
Dayton police are searching for the suspect vehicle, which was described as a red Jeep truck last seen headed east on Nicholas Road in Dayton.