Man sentenced for Perry Twp. stabbing

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Tyler Minton, his lawyer speak at sentencing for Perry Twp. assault

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

The man who stabbed a woman at a home on South Wolf Creek Pike in July will spend five years in prison.

Tyler Minton was sentenced following a conviction for felonious assault.

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The stabbing happened in 11000 block of South Wolf Creek.

Prosecutors said surveillance video and statements from the victim led to Minton being identified as the suspect.

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Dwight Richard, an off-duty part-time officer was also taken into custody. Richard had placed a 911 call from behind the home.

Richard was released from custody and cleared of charges, according to the Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office.

Investigators declined to comment on why both the victim and suspect were found naked, and why Richard was found with only pants on.