1 wounded in Dayton shooting; Police are investigating

Update@5:42 a.m.:

Police say the chase started in Middletown before the vehicle they were chasing went off the road and crashed on Baxter Drive in Franklin.

Officers have not said why they are chasing the suspect or if they car he was driving is stolen. We have a reporter in Franklin, and we’ll bring you the latest information as we get it.

Initial report:

Police are investigating a shooting in the 3000 block of Lakeridge Court in Dayton that left one person injured.

>> Flames destroy barn in Darke County

The victim is believed to have been hit at least once in the lower back, according to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, and a medic unit is on scene.

The incident was reported just after 10 p.m. on a report of gunfire.

We're working to find out more about the incident. Stay with WHIO.com for breaking news.

We will update this report as information becomes available.

Got a tip? Call our monitored 24-hour line, 937-259-2237, or send it to newsdesk@cmgohio.com

About the Author