Man charged with murder in Needmore Road shooting



UPDATE @ 7 p.m. Dec. 17:

Bond was set at $1 million for a Dayton accused of murder in the August death of a man found injured in a car on Needmore Road  in Dayton.

Marvin M. Herron, 23, is charged in the Aug. 14 death of Matthew Aalim.


A Dayton man is facing murder charges in the shooting death of a man in August found seriously injured in a car on Needmore Road in Dayton.

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Marvin M. Herron, 23, was charged with two counts of murder, two counts of felonious assault and one count of discharge of a firearm on or near prohibited premises, according to the Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office.

He is scheduled to appear in court Dec. 17.

On Aug. 14, police responded to a car crash in the 1600 block of Needmore Road in Dayton. A severely injured man, Matthew Aalim, was found inside the car and taken to Miami Valley Hospital.

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Once at the hospital it was discovered that Aalim had been shot in the head.

He died from his injuries.

An investigation revealed that Herron was in a second vehicle. He is accused of firing the shotfired the shot that killed Aalim, according to the prosecutor’s office.

In September, Herron was identified as a suspect and charged in Aalim’s death. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

He was booked into jail on Dec. 1, according to Miami Valley Jails records.

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