Dayton 911 caller: ‘Somebody just came to my house and he said he got shot’

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Shooting victim knocks on door on Ernst Avenue looking for help

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Police are investigating a Thursday night shooting.

The shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m. after a gunshot victim knocked on the door of a home in the 20 block of Ernst Avenue in Dayton, asking for help.

“Somebody just came to my house and he said he got shot,” a woman told a 911 dispatcher. “He got shot in the stomach.”

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The victim told her he was shot in the area of Norman and Hudson avenues in Dayton.

He asked for crews to hurry before the shooter returned, according to the 911 caller.

The man was taken to a local hospital, but his name and condition were not available.

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