1 in custody after officer calls for assistance, Dayton intersection closed

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Police have closed off a street in Dayton after an officer called for assistance Thursday afternoon.

The incident happened near the intersection of Home Avenue and Williams Street around 12:30 pm Thursday. A Dayton Police officer called a “Signal 99” or a request for assistance.

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Montgomery County Regional Dispatch told 2 NEWS officers were called to the intersection of W. Third Street and Abbey Avenue on a report of a man firing a weapon.

A Dayton police officer called for assistance and the intersection of Home Avenue and S. Williams Street is now closed. A suspect has been taken into custody, according to Montgomery County dispatchers. The suspect was also taken to Miami Valley Hospital due to injuries sustained in the incident.

2 NEWS is working to learn more about this developing story and will keep you updated when more information is available.

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