DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Police have arrested a suspect after a man was found dead after an incident on Ridge Avenue on Thursday night.
According to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, police were called to the scene of an incident at 2439 Ridge Ave. near Triangle Park.
Regional Dispatch reported that a man was found laying outside of a car. Police told 2 NEWS crews that the coroner was on scene and the park was taped off.
Dispatch confirmed that a 49-year-old man had died and that one person was in custody. According to police, the victim was attacked with a machete and then ran over. Both the victim and the suspect knew each other.
“It was not random, they knew each other. There was a disagreement which led to the brutal attack,” said Major Brian Johns.
A 23-year-old man has been arrested on charges of felony homicide and murder. According to the report, the suspect was armed with a knife at the time of the arrest.
It is unclear at this time what happened as details are still limited.
Stay with 2 NEWS as this story develops.