Arrest made in Harrison Twp. fatal shooting

Desmond Winton-Finkea/Staff
Desmond Winton-Finkea/Staff

UPDATE @ 2:47 p.m. (Aug. 11)

An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of Darius Jones. Montgomery County sheriff’s officials confirm Key’andre Hombre Danley has been booked into Montgomery County Jail on a charge of murder.

UPDATE 3:48 p.m (Aug. 8)

A man shot multiple times and found dead on Republic Drive has been identified.

Darius Lamar Jones, 19, of Dayton, was killed in the early Monday morning shooting in the 1900 block of Republic.

The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office has ruled the death a homicide.

UPDATE @ 4:45 a.m. (Aug. 8)

Deputies confirm a man found shot on Republic Drive Monday morning has died.

No other details were released by investigators.

We’ll update this page when new information is released.


Medics and deputies in Harrison Township have responded to reports of a person shot on Republic Drive Monday morning.

Emergency units were dispatched to the 1900 block of Republic Drive around 3:05 a.m. on reports of a shooting.

The condition of the victim was not immediately known.

Initial reports indicate a K9 officer has been requested to the scene to track a suspect.

We’ll update this page when new details become available.

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