Man fatally shot outside Trotwood bar

A man was fatally shot early Saturday outside a Trotwood bar.

Trotwood police and medics were dispatched around 2 a.m. to Arena Bar and Grill, 4515 Salem Ave.

“On arrival, a male victim was found on the ground in the parking lot,” Trotwood police stated in a release.

The gunshot victim was taken to a local hospital but succumbed to his injuries, police said.

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The victim’s name has not been released, and there is no suspect information available.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact Trotwood detective Natalie Watson at 937-854-3988 or

NWatson@Trotwood.org, or to remain anonymous, Miami Valley Crime Stoppers at 937-222-STOP (7867) or submit a tip online at www.miamivalleycrimestoppers.com.