An 18-year-old man has been jailed on a preliminary charge of murder in the Nov. 14 shooting of a woman in Dayton, according to police.
Jayland D. Redd was arrested by Dayton police Tuesday morning at a home on Lorenz Avenue, jail records indicate.
Wednesday afternoon, police confirmed Redd was arrested in the fatal shooting of 37-year-old La’Peetra Dawson, who was struck down by gunshots fired from outside a home on Millicent Avenue just before midnight.
A police spokesperson confirmed murder and firearms related charges have been approved.
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Redd was also wanted in a pursuit and crash Nov. 24 that ended on Kitridge Road in Huber Heights, according to police scanner traffic Monday.
This news outlet is working to confirm with police if Redd will face additional charges stemming from the pursuit.
We’ll update this story as new details become available.
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