Man shot at birthday party in Xenia

Can you ID man wanted in fairgrounds shooting?

Greene County deputies said today they took a suspect into custody in the early Sunday shooting at the county fairgrounds, but they are still searching for a second man.

Ronald Foster Jr., of Dayton, is being held in Greene County Jail on a charge of felonious assault, according to jail records.

Deputies today released an image of the second suspect wanted, which was captured by an ATM camera. Anyone with information about the suspect’s name and whereabouts is urged to contact authorities.

UPDATE @ 3:45 a.m. May 24:

Deputies from the Greene County Sheriff’s Office say a man was shot twice during an event at the Greene County Fairgrounds Sunday morning.

The victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital with two gunshot wounds, but his condition and extent of injuries was not available.

The event at the fairgrounds was a benefit for a child who drowned 10 years ago, according to deputies.

Deputies are unsure what events led up to the shooting.

A suspect may have been identified, and is at large.


Crews have been dispatched to a shooting reported at the Greene County Fairgrounds in Xenia.

Initial reports indicate there was a large party at the location when shots rang out at the fairgrounds at 210 Fairground Road around 1:45 a.m. Sunday. Reports also indicate one person has been injured and is unresponsive.

We have a crew heading to the scene and will update this page when more information is available.

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