Shots fired call on Wilmington Avenue

One in custody after shots fired outside Wilmington Avenue apartment complex

One person was arrested after shots were fired Thursday outside a Wilmington Avenue apartment complex.

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Dasean Murrell, 20, of Dayton, was arrested on suspicion of felonious assault, domestic violence and having weapons while under disability, all felonies, according to a Dayton police report. He also is charged with aggravated menacing, a misdemeanor, Montgomery County Jail records show. 

Dasean N. Murrell
Photo: MONTGOMERY COUNTY JAIL

A manager at the apartment complex called police around 11 a.m. and reported that a man fired a gun at a woman as she drove away.

In a 911 call, the manager said she called about an hour earlier about the pair fighting in the parking lot and that she wasn’t sure whether police had responded.

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“He shot a gun at her as she was leaving,” the manager told dispatchers.

After the woman drove off, the man reportedly went back to her apartment.

“I do not believe he hit the car,” the manager said. “It was like he shot in the air directed toward her. My maintenance man was out there, but he didn’t see impact.”

No injuries were reported.

INITIAL REPORT

Dayton police are investigating a report of shots fired at a Wilmington Avenue apartment complex late this morning.

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No one was hit or injured.

Around 12 police cruisers responded to the 900 block of Wilmington Avenue.

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available. 

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